View Full Version : Commander of Final Shuttle Mission to Leave NASA

2011-Dec-05, 09:10 PM
On Dec. 9, 2011, NASA will witness the departure of the astronaut who served as commander for the final space shuttle mission STS-135. Chris Ferguson has announced his plans to retire from the space agency so that he can enter the private sector. With Fergusonís departure, all of the commanders who flew the final three [...]

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2011-Dec-05, 10:21 PM
Good luck to Mr. Ferguson in all of his future endeavo(u)rs. I was lucky enough to meet him at the American Museum of Natural History back in August. Very polite, and modest. (When my friend Erin called him "awesome", he said he didn't think it was the right word. It was.)