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Dale Gardner, Astronaut Who Rescued A Satellite With A Jetpack, Dead At 65 - Universe Today
When Dale Gardner smiled for this preflight picture somewhere around 1983, there was another mission on his horizon: picking up a broken satellite … using a jet backpack. And while we believe that all astronauts have an element of derring-do to them, strapping on a device to bring you away from the shuttle’s safety must … Continue reading "Dale Gardner, Astronaut Who Rescued A Satellite With A Jetpack, Dead At 65"