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Remembering astronaut John Young: 1930 – 2018

"There will never be another like him," writes senior space policy fellow George Abbey of John Young, whose six space flights included a walk on the moon and commanding the first space shuttle mission. Read Abbey's tribute to the legendary astronaut in the Baker Institute Blog: http://bit.ly/2qKQOGz