Francis Richard Scobee
Born: 19 May 1939, Cle Elum, Washington, United States
Died: 28 January 1986 (Challenger explosion)
Group: NASA Group 8 (16 January 1978)
|1||41-C||6 April 1984||6 days, 23 hours, 40 minutes, 7 seconds|
|Non-Qualifying Flights with Significance:|
|51-L||28 January 1986||73 seconds|
Lieutenant Colonel Scobee, United States Air Force, was mission commander on 51-L. Scobee had a bachelor's degree in aerospace engineering from the University of Arizona. He was survived by a wife and two children.