Posts: 3168 From: Netherlands Registered: Nov 2001
posted 02-10-2018 03:40 AM
Group 3 astronaut Charlie Bassett during desert survival training at Stead Air Force Base and Carson Sink in Nevada, August 10-14, 1964.
Posts: 533 From: Dublin, Ireland Registered: Mar 2011
posted 02-10-2018 05:53 AM
Posts: 428 From: Delray Beach Florida USA Registered: Mar 2006
posted 02-10-2018 07:29 AM
This picture really has a lot of personality. I've talked to a few of the Group 2 and Group 3 astronauts and they all said that Bassett would have been a star had he not been killed in the T-38 crash in St. Louis. They thought a lot of him.
Posts: 228 From: London UK Registered: Jan 2013
posted 02-10-2018 12:39 PM
The essentials for desert survival, a cigar!! What a great shot, makes you wonder what could have been.