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Chappell, Charles Richard (1943-) American physicist payload specialist astronaut, 1985-1992.

Bachelor of arts in physics from the Vanderbilt University, 1965. Ph.D. in space science from the Rice University, Texas, 1969. Worked for NASA's Marshall Spaceflight Center. Scientific Payload Specialist Selection 6 in 1985. From 1995, a Director at NASA MSFC. From 1999 Division of Media Relations, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee.

Birth Place: Greenville, South Carolina.
Status: Inactive.

Born: 1943.06.02.

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  • STS-61-K Crew: Brand, Griggs, Stewart, Nicollier, Garriott, Lichtenberg, Lampton, Stevenson. Planned EOM-1 shuttle mission. Cancelled after Challenger disaster. No crew named, later combined with STS-61K Backup crew: Frimout, Chappell. More...

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Chappell Chronology

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