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NASA: Legendary astronaut, moonwalker John Young has died

Phys.org - Sun 7 Jan 18

Legendary astronaut John Young, who walked on the moon and later commanded the first space shuttle flight, has died, NASA said Saturday. Young was 87.

NASA: Legendary Astronaut, Moonwalker John Young Has Died, Laboratory Equipment - Mon 8 Jan 18
NASA: Legendary astronaut, moonwalker John Young has died, AP - Sat 6 Jan 18
NASA: Legendary astronaut, moonwalker John Young has died, AP - Sat 6 Jan 18
NASA: Legendary astronaut, moonwalker John Young has died, AP - Sat 6 Jan 18

Gemini, Apollo and Space Shuttle Commander John Young dies age 87

Gizmag - Sun 7 Jan 18

America's most experienced astronaut has passed away at the age of 87. In a statement, acting NASA administrator Robert Lightfoot said that Captain John Young (US Navy, retired) died ...

'Pioneer' astronaut John Young dies

BBC News - Sun 7 Jan 18

US astronaut John Young, who flew to the moon twice and commanded the first ever space shuttle mission, has died aged 87, Nasa said.

John Young, US astronaut and pioneer, dies aged 87

BBC News - Sat 6 Jan 18

He was the only person to have flown missions on the Gemini, Apollo and space shuttle programmes.

Legendary Astronaut John Young Dead at 87

TIME - Sat 6 Jan 18

He was the ninth man to walk on the moon

How John Young Smuggled a Corned-Beef Sandwich into Space

SPACE.com - Wed 10 Jan 18

NASA astronaut John Young, who died Jan. 5, is remembered for a small scandal after he smuggled a corned-beef sandwich into space.

Fellow Astronauts Remember John Young as Crewmate, Hero and 'Great American'

SPACE.com - Tue 9 Jan 18

Astronauts who flew on space missions with John Young, and others who followed him to space, have paid tribute to their friend and colleague, who was the ninth person to walk on the moon and ...

Astronaut John Young, Who Walked on the Moon and Led 1st Shuttle Mission, Dies at 87

Livescience - Mon 8 Jan 18

John Young, NASA's longest-serving astronaut, who walked on the moon and flew on the first Gemini and space shuttle missions, has died. He was 87.

Astronaut John Young, Who Walked on the Moon and Led 1st Shuttle Mission, Dies at 87, SPACE.com - Sat 6 Jan 18

Original Space Shuttle commander John Young dies

Engadget - Sat 6 Jan 18

Spaceflight just lost one of its better-known icons: NASA astronaut John Young has died at the age of 87. He was best known as the commander of the first Space Shuttle mission, taking ...

John Young in Photos: Astronaut, Moonwalker and Space Shuttle Pioneer

SPACE.com - Sat 6 Jan 18

Astronaut John Young, a veteran of six space missions, died Jan. 5, 2018 due to complications with pneumonia. See his storied career, which took Young to the moon and back, then on NASA shuttles, ...

Gemini, Apollo, and Space Shuttle astronaut John Young has died

The Verge - Sat 6 Jan 18

Veteran astronaut John Young archived a number of milestones over the course of his 42 year career at NASA: a Navy pilot who served during the Korean War, he flew in space six time ...

John Young, a pioneer who flew three different spacecraft, has died

Ars Technica - Sat 6 Jan 18

Fewer than half of the dozen humans who walked on the Moon are now alive.

John Young, moonwalker and early shuttle commander, is dead at 87, NASA says

FOXNews - Sat 6 Jan 18

NASA says legendary astronaut John Young, who walked on the moon and later commanded the first space shuttle flight, has died.

The Latest: Astronaut John Young remembered as "fearless"

AP - Sat 6 Jan 18

The Latest on the death of astronaut John Young (all times local):...

John Young, who set records in space with NASA, is dead at 87

SpaceDaily - Mon 8 Jan 18

Washington (AFP) Jan 6, 2018 John Young, a legendary US astronaut who went into space six times, orbited the moon and then walked on its craggy surface, has died, NASA announced Saturday. ...

John Young, who set records in space with NASA, passes away at 87

The Hindu - Sun 7 Jan 18

He was the only agency astronaut to go into space as part of the Gemini, Apollo and space shuttle programs, and the first to fly into space six times.