TITLE

Air force pilot who died in training awarded astronaut status

PUB. DATE
February 1997
SOURCE
Jet;02/24/97, Vol. 91 Issue 14, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the posthumous recognition of US Airforce Major Robert Lawrence as an astronaut. His death during training; The efforts to have his name engraved on the Space Mirror; The first black selected for astronaut training.
ACCESSION #
9703116084

 

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