He Walked On The Moon He Flew Six Space Missions In Three Different Programs Than Any Other Human He Served With NASA For Than Four Decades His Peers Called Him The Astronaut S Astronaut Enthusiasts Of Space Exploration Have Long Waited For John Young To Tell The Story Of His Two Gemini Flights, His Two Apollo Missions, The First Ever Space Shuttle Flight, And The First Spacelab Mission Forever Young Delivers All That And Young S Personal Journey From Engineering Graduate To Fighter Pilot, To Test Pilot, To Astronaut, To High NASA Official, To Clear Headed Predictor Of The Fate Of Planet Earth Young, With The Assistance Of Internationally Distinguished Aerospace Historian James Hansen, Recounts The Great Episodes Of His Amazing Flying Career In Fascinating Detail And With Wry Humor He Portrays Astronauts As Ordinary Human Beings And NASA As An Institution With The Same Ups And Downs As Other Major Bureaucracies He Frankly Discusses The Risks Of Space Travel, Including What Went Wrong With The Challenger And Columbia Shuttles Forever Young Is One Of The Last Memoirs Produced By An Early American Astronaut It Is The First Memoir Written By A Chief Of The NASA Astronaut Corps Young S Experiences And Candor Make This Book Indispensable To Everyone Interested In The US Space Program
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- 432 pages
- Forever Young: A Life of Adventure in Air and Space
- John W. Young
- 27 April 2018 John W. Young