Death of Paul Weitz

July 25, 1932 - October 23, 2017
Flagstaff, Arizona | Age 85

First commander of space shuttle Challenger…
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Paul Weitz, retired NASA astronaut, first commander of space shuttle Challenger and Skylab pilot, died Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, at his home in Flagstaff, Ariz., according to The Associated Press. He was 85. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

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