Veteran NASA Astronauts Inducted into US Astronaut Hall of Fame

Former NASA astronauts Jim Buchli and Janet Kavandi are inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame Class of 2019 during a ceremony on April 6, 2019, inside the Space Shuttle Atlantis attraction at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Florida. They unveiled their plaques, which will be placed in the Hall of Fame at the visitor complex. (Credits: NASA/Cory Huston)

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. (NASA PR) — Janet Kavandi, director of NASA’s Glenn Research Center, and James Buchli are the latest veteran NASA astronauts to join the ranks of the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame.

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Northrop Grumman Sponsors Astronaut Hall of Fame Gala

Former NASA astronaut George "Pinky" Nelson
Former NASA astronaut George "Pinky" Nelson

NORTHROP GRUMMAN PRESS RELEASE

Northrop Grumman Corporation recently sponsored the 2009 U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame induction gala, an annual scholarship fundraising event held by the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF). The event honored this year’s Astronaut Hall of Fame inductees George “Pinky” Nelson, William Shepherd and Jim Wetherbee.

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