Rick Husband

Rick Husband

  • 7/12/1957 - 2/1/2003
  • American - Lost In Flight
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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Rick Douglas Husband (July 12, 1957 – February 1, 2003) (Colonel, USAF) was an American astronaut and fighter pilot. He traveled into space twice: as Pilot of STS-96 and Commander of STS-107. He and the rest of the crew of STS-107 were killed when Columbia disintegrated during reentry into the Earth's atmosphere.