Dale Allan Gardner (November 8, 1948 - February 19, 2014)

Dale Allan Gardner (November 8, 1948 - February 19, 2014)

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Remembering Astronaut Dale Gardner - Learning tonight of the passing of 1978 NASA astronaut class member Dale Gardner. He was an early Space Shuttle pioneer astronaut who flew on STS-8 and STS-51A. There are plenty of EVA photos I could post of Gardner, but this one aboard Shuttle Discovery seems to show his exuberance for space flight.
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Remembering Astronaut Dale Gardner - Learning tonight of the passing of 1978 NASA astronaut class member Dale Gardner. He was an early Space Shuttle pioneer astronaut who flew on STS-8 and STS-51A. There are plenty of EVA photos I could post of Gardner, but this one aboard Shuttle Discovery seems to show his exuberance for space flight.

via Retro Space Images

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"Straight from the college campus…Dale Gardner."

senior-crown:

"Straight from the college campus…Dale Gardner."

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