Richard H. Truly

Richard H. Truly

Richard Harrison Truly is a retired Vice Admiral in the United States Navy, fighter pilot, former astronaut, and was the eighth Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration from 1989 to 1992. He was the first former astronaut to head the space agency. Wikipedia*

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Richard H. Truly has 28 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1986 News Conference as an Associate Administrator for the Office of Space Flight of NASA. The year with the most videos was 1989 with seven videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 162 views per program. Most appearances with George H. W. Bush (3), Dan Quayle (3). Most common tag: Space.

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Administrator, NASA c. May 14, 1989 - c. March 31, 1992 Videos: 22 Director, National Renewable Energy Laboratory c. May 1, 1997 - c. November 1, 2004 Videos: 1 Associate Administrator, Office of Space Flight, NASA February 20, 1986 - May 14, 1989 Videos: 5

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