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Flight of STS-1 with astronauts John W. Young and Captain Robert L. Crippen

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology.

Flight of STS-1 with astronauts John W. Young and Captain Robert L. Crippen

hearing before the Committee on Science and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, first session, May 20, 1981.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Young, John 1930-,
  • Crippen, Robert L.,
  • Columbia (Spacecraft)

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF27 .S39 1981a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 18 p. ;
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3922127M
    LC Control Number81603508

    The crew of the Columbia on STS-1 will be Astronauts John W. Young, commander, and Robert L. Crippen, pilot. The art work was done by artist Robert McCall. The NASA insignia design for space shuttle flights is reser ved for use by the astronauts and for other .


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John Watts Young (Septem – January 5, ) was an American astronaut, naval officer and aviator, test pilot, and aeronautical became the ninth person to walk on the Moon as Commander of the Apollo 16 mission in Young enjoyed the longest career of any astronaut, becoming the first person to fly six space missions over the course of 42 years of active NASA ns: Gemini 3, Gem Apo Apollo.

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When Space Shuttle Columbia's roaring engines launched STS-1 from Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Apthe enormous jolt at liftoff told Commander John Young and Pilot Robert Crippen they were about to take an adventurous ride into a new frontier. "There was no doubt you were headed someplace," said Crippen.

In their official portrait, astronauts John Young, the shuttle commander (left), and Robert Crippen, the pilot, are all smiles.

And with good reason: Their mission, STS-1, was a historic moment in. When John Young and Bob Crippen launched on the space shuttle Columbia on Apit was the dawn of a new era. NASA's shuttle program would go. Captain John [W. Young] and Captain [Robert L.] “Crip” [Crippen] were in the WETF practicing closing payload bay doors for STS When they got done with that, they had us all out to the Gilruth [Center], and we had a keg of beer and had a chance to talk to them and all the other astronauts there that were training and supporting STS Astronauts: Vance D.

Brand commanded the first fully operational Space Shuttle mission, STS-5, which launched on Novem This flight was the last to carry the Development Flight Instrumentation package, and also carried various scientific and student experiments.

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Orloff, 01//Page 2 STS-1 INSIGNIA S -- This is the official insignia for the first space shuttle orbital flight test. The crew of the Columbia on STS-1 will be Astronauts John W. Young, commander, and Robert L. Crippen, pilot. The art work was done by artist Robert McCall.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology: Flight of STS-1 with astronauts John W. Young and Captain Robert L.

Crippen [microform]: hearing before the Committee on Science and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, first session,   Astronaut Robert L. Crippen, STS-1 pilot, is behind his station in the flight deck of Columbia.

He has a spoon in his hand. The windows prominent in the scene are the ones through which a number of Earth scenes were photographed with a 70mm camera by the two astronauts. Clouds over water can be seen through them. Just inches away from the top windows, not quite so obvious at top Views: 58K.

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John will forever be remembered as a true American hero, an explorer who inspired the nation with his courage and commitment to discovery. As the commander of the first flight of the space shuttle, John Young, along with his pilot Robert Crippen, boldly launched into.

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Young and Crippen will be the prime flight crew for the first orbital flight test (OFT-1) scheduled for launch from the Kennedy Space Center in the spring of Engle and Truly will be their backup crew.

Flight assignments for the others named will be made at a later date. They are, from left, John Young, STS-1 commander, Robert Crippen, STS-1 pilot, with the STS crew of commander Chris Ferguson, pilot Doug Hurley, and.

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Well, that was fantastic. When I was asked if. Young and pilot Robert Crippen accomplished more than flight test objectives during their almost hour mission. In late Young commanded STS-9, the first Spacelab mission. During the day flight, the six crewmembers worked around the clock in hour shifts, involved in more than 70 experiments in a range of scientific disciplines.

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Veteran astronaut John Young christened this group the "Original Nineteen," in parody of the original seven Mercury astronauts. Roughly half of them flew in the Apollo program, while others flew during Skylab and the Space Shuttle, with Brand also flying on the American half of the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project in Engle was the only NASA.

Captain John Watts Young (born Septem ) is a retired American astronaut, naval officer and aviator, test pilot, and aeronautical engineer, who became the ninth person to walk on the Moon as Commander of the Apollo 16 mission in Young enjoyed the longest career of any astronaut, becoming the first person to make six space flights over the course of 42 years of active NASA.

ROBERT L. CRIPPEN The pilot of Columbia, STS-1, is shown from the waist up wearing his NASA space suit. Inscribed Photograph signed: "To Al Rochford/With Best Wishes/Bob Crippen".Color, 8x Bob Crippen, pilot, and John Young, commander, were the crew of the Columbia, the first U.S.

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Hurley told collectSPACE that it was Ferguson's idea to fly the STS-1 flag, which launched on Ap with astronauts John Young and Bob Crippen on the maiden mission of space shuttle Columbia. "When he said it, we were all like 'Perfect, let's do that,' said Hurley.

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Young, who flew six times to space – becoming the first one ever - walked on the moon once and led the first Gemini and space shuttle missions, passed away on ing to Robert.The STS-1 crew used the L&P facilities to debrief after the flight.

Because of the media crowd, the road to the “barn” had a chain across the entry road. I volunteered to go out and unlocked the gate to let them in.

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