Kenneth Jr Reightler

(b. 1951)

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(1951– )

US astronaut. He flew with the Discovery space shuttle mission in September 1991 that deployed the Upper-Atmosphere Research Satellite. In February 1984, he flew aboard Discovery on the first joint US–Russian space shuttle mission. Reightler was selected as an astronaut in 1987.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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