Husband, Rick Douglas, 1957-2003

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Rick Husband (b. July 12, 1957, Amarillo, TX-d. Feb. 1, 2003) was an Air Force test pilot and astronaut. He was a member of the space shuttle Discovery (STS-96) and Columbia (STS-107). He died during the space shuttle Columbia Disaster when the shuttle disintegrated upon reentry killing all crew members.
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referencedIn STS-96 United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn University News and Publications Videos, U 185. 9., 1994-2005 Southwest Collection/Special Collections Libary, Texas Tech University
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alumnusOrAlumnaOf California State University, Fresno corporateBody
memberOf Columbia (Spacecraft) corporateBody
memberOf Discovery (Spacecraft) corporateBody
associatedWith Edwards Air Force Base (CA). corporateBody
associatedWith Fairchild Air Force Base corporateBody
employeeOf Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center corporateBody
alumnusOrAlumnaOf Texas Tech University corporateBody
memberOf United States. Air Force corporateBody
employeeOf United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Amarillo TX US
Test pilots


Birth 1957-07-12

Death 2003-02-01



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SNAC ID: 3707089