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Edward Cleveland Aldridge, Jr.

Edward Aldridge

Born: 18 August 1938, Houston, Texas, United States

Nationality: American


Group: DOD Observer (August 1985)

Status: Retired

  BS (Aeronautical Engineering), Texas A&M University, 1960
  MS (Aeronautical Engineering), Georgia Institute of Technology, 1962

Was the Air Force undersecretary when assigned as a payload specialist on 62-A, the first shuttle flight scheduled to launch from Vandenberg AFB. The flight was cancelled after the Challenger disaster.


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