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James A. McDivitt
b. Jun 10, 1929
LIFE FORM
Gender
Rank
United States Air Force Brigadier General
MISSIONS
2
TIME IN SPACE
15D:21H:50M
SPACEWALKS
-
SPACEWALK TIME
-
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James A. McDivitt
b. Jun 10, 1929
LIFE FORM
Gender
Rank
United States Air Force Brigadier General
MISSIONS
2
TIME IN SPACE
15D:21H:50M
SPACEWALKS
-
SPACEWALK TIME
-
WIKIPEDIA EXCERPT
James Alton "Jim" McDivitt, is an American former test pilot, United States Air Force pilot, aeronautical engineer, and NASA astronaut who flew in the Gemini and Apollo programs. He commanded the Gemini 4 flight during which Ed White performed the first U.S. spacewalk, and later the Apollo 9 flight which was the first crewed flight test of the Lunar Module and the complete set of Apollo flight hardware. He later became Manager of Lunar Landing Operations and was the Apollo Spacecraft Program Manager from 1969 to 1972.