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Re: Book To Read -- "Failure Is Not An Option" By Gene Kranz



It is a good book.   So is "Dragonfly" which chronicles the latter stages 
of MIR and the role amateur radio played in it.  Reading Dragonfly does not 
offer one any confidence that the ISS will be anything but a very expensive 
PR stunt.



At 10:08 PM 9/28/00 -0400, Docfester" , kd4sfd@bellsouth.com wrote:
>I know it is slightly off-topic, but I just finished reading "Failure Is Not
>An Option" by Gene Kranz, former NASA Flight Director.  It tales the story
>of how he became a flight director and the trials and terrors in being one.
>It is a very good book to learn about one of the driving forces behind
>Mission Control Center and the space program.
>
>73's
>Les
>KD4SFD
>
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