William Cameron McCool (William Cameron McCool)

William Cameron McCool

United States Astronaut. Served as pilot of the Space Shuttle Columbia. On February 1, 2003, NASA lost all communication and radar contact with the shuttle just minutes before a 9:16AM scheduled landing time. A short time later it was confirmed that the Columbia had broken apart over eastern Texas, and that there were no survivors. (bio by: Erik Lander)

Born

  • September, 23, 1961
  • USA

Died

  • February, 02, 2003

Cemetery

  • Grand View Cemetery
  • Washington
  • USA

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