Byron K. Lichtenberg

Byron K. Lichtenberg

  • 2/19/1948
  • American - Retired
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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Byron Kurt Lichtenberg, Sc. D. (born February 19, 1948) is an American engineer and fighter pilot who flew aboard two NASA Space Shuttle missions as a Payload Specialist. In 1983, he and Ulf Merbold became the first Payload Specialists to fly on the shuttle.