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Paul J. Weitz

Paul J. Weitz

  • Status: Deceased
  • In Space: No
  • Date of Birth: 07/25/1932
  • Date of Death: 10/22/2017
  • First Flight: 05/25/1973
  • Last Flight: 04/04/1983


Paul J. Weitz, a American astronaut affiliated with the government agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration, embarked on 2 space flights and engaging in 2 spacewalks during his/her career as an astronaut.

Paul Joseph Weitz was an American naval officer and aviator, aeronautical engineer, test pilot, and NASA astronaut, who flew into space twice. He was a member of the three-man crew who flew on Skylab 2, the first manned Skylab mission. He was also Commander of the STS-6 mission, the first of the Space Shuttle Challenger flights.

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