Joseph Abbott (faxpaladin) wrote,
Joseph Abbott
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Remembering Wally

"Wally Schirra once told Chris Kraft to go to hell. Remember the astronaut, who died this week at 84, for a lot of things, but put that particular bit of courage near the top of your list."

Jeffrey Kluger on why what's often remembered as the low point in Schirra's space career is really the high point. Go read it.
Tags: obit, spaceflight
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