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- Collins in Command. Greenberg, Glenn // Scholastic News -- Edition 3;09/27/99, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p3
Features Eileen M. Collins, the first woman ever to pilot a space shuttle in 1995 and the first woman to command a mission in space in 1999.
- Eileen Collins wows Yorkshire audiences. Mulheirn, Rick // Spaceflight;Oct2015, Vol. 57 Issue 10, p389
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experiences of working with female astronaut Eileen Collins in the mid-1990s and early 2000s.
- Congratulations, Commander! // Junior Scholastic;09/06/99, Vol. 102 Issue 1, p6
Features female astronaut Eileen Collins of the United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
- First woman pilots American spaceship. // Women's International Network News;Spring95, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p75
Presents excerpts from the speech of Eileen Collins, the first woman to pilot an American spaceship, acknowledging the contributions of women pilots who were trained a generation before her. Cancellation of mission of female astronauts in the 1960s; Soviet Union's sending of the first woman in...
- Apollo's daughter. DiGregorio, Barry E. // World & I;Mar95, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p204
Profiles Eileen Collins, lieutenant colonel in the US Air Force and the first female astronaut pilot. Launching of the space shuttle Discovery; Family and educational background; Career; Flight assignments.
- Blast off! Foglino, Annette; Rubin, Alissa // Glamour;Feb95, Vol. 93 Issue 2, p92
Reports on Eileen Collins as the first woman in the world to pilot a space shuttle. Reasons why no woman has flown a spacecraft before; Collins' agenda on the spacecraft `Discovery.'
- One giant leap for golfers. Strege, John // Golf Digest;Oct2005, Vol. 56 Issue 10, p56
Focuses on the fondness shown by Eileen Collins, a commander on the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration's space missions, for the game of golf. Decision of Collins to bring a golf ball ob her first space flight; Time spent by the commander on the golf course.
- `Give her some space'. McKenna, Pat // Airman;Jul98, Vol. 42 Issue 7, p34
Profiles United States Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Eileen Collins, the first woman to command a space shuttle mission in the United States. Essential qualities of all astronauts; Mission of Space Shuttle Columbia; Childhood background; Educational background; Flight training and assignments;...
- The final femme frontier. Weintraub, Alison S. // Seventeen;Nov99, Vol. 58 Issue 11, p80
Features Eileen Collins, an astronaut of the United States National Aeronautic and Space Administration (NASA). Career background; Information on NASA first induction of women astronauts; List of women astronauts.