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Showing posts with label Astronaut. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Astronaut. Show all posts

Friday, October 11, 2019

Astronauts Mourn Alexei Leonov, the World's 1st Spacewalker, While On a Spacewalk of Their Own


Astronauts Mourn Alexei Leonov, the World's 1st Spacewalker, While On a Spacewalk of Their Own


Article Excerpt: "... The world's first spacewalker, Alexei Leonov, died in a Moscow hospital Friday (Oct. 11), but his legacy lives on aboard the International Space Station, where astronauts mourned the famed cosmonaut ..."


Reference: www.space.com

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

NASA Astronaut, Long-Duration Spaceflight Pioneer Owen Garriott Dies At 88


NASA Astronaut, Long-Duration Spaceflight Pioneer Owen Garriott Dies At 88


Article Excerpt: "...(NASA) – Former astronaut and long-duration spaceflight pioneer Owen Garriott, 88, died on Monday at his home in Huntsville, Alabama. Garriott flew aboard the..."


Reference: spacecoastdaily.com

Sunday, November 4, 2018

Neil Armstrong's Moon Memorabilia Fetched More Than $7.4 Million at Auction


Neil Armstrong's Moon Memorabilia Fetched More Than $7.4 Million at Auction


Article Excerpt: "... Dallas-based Heritage Auctions says the item that sold for the highest price, $468,500, at Saturday’s auction was Armstrong’s spacecraft ID plate from Apollo 11’s lunar module Eagle. Also sold were a fragment from the propeller and a section of the wing from ..."


Reference: time.com