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dogcrew5369
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posted 02-24-2010 10:18 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for dogcrew5369   Click Here to Email dogcrew5369     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Thought I'd follow up my most recent astronaut sighting with a photo of my first astronaut meeting back in April 1995 when I was privileged to meet astronaut Bill Shepherd and cosmonaut Vladimir Titov. They were very nice and gracious people. A real honor to be standing between these two great space flyers. Too bad the sun was at such a bad angle in the photo. Anyone else have stories about meeting these two?

NavySpaceFan
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posted 02-24-2010 12:01 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for NavySpaceFan   Click Here to Email NavySpaceFan     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I met CAPT Shepherd about a year ago at a charity function here in Norfolk. Great guy!!!

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