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- Remarks announcing the selection of Lieutenant Colonel... Clinton, William J. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;3/9/98, Vol. 34 Issue 10, p380
Presents the text of a speech given by the president of the United States on March 5, 1998 announcing the selection of Lieutenant Colonel Eileen M. Collins, United States Air Force (USAF), as the First Woman Space Mission Commander.
- 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.'
- First woman shuttle pilot. Barnes-Svarney, Patricia // Odyssey;Mar95, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p40
Interviews astronaut Eileen Collins, who became the first woman space shuttle pilot in February 1995 on a mission which rendezvoused with the Russian space station `MIR.' What it's like to fly the shuttle; How she is preparing for her May 1995 flight; What she has tested that could prove useful...
- For these women, shuttle launch means something more. Chaddock, Gail Russell // Christian Science Monitor;7/23/99, Vol. 91 Issue 166, p2
Focuses on the women astronauts of the Columbia space shuttle. Celebration of the often-overlooked achievements and to honor Eileen Collins, the first female commander of a space shuttle; Career highlights of Marty Wyall; Significance of this shuttle launch; Commission of Judy Collins to write...
- LESSONS FROM SPACE. ROUGHTON, RANDY // Airman;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p42
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- NASA pilot soars to new heights. Hagner, Liz // Career World;Jan1996, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p4
Reports that Lieutenant Colonel Eileen Collins became the first woman pilot of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Discovery shuttle. Comments from Collins; Taking on new challenges.