March 17, 2004

Sir William Pickering 1910 - 2004

Dr Pickering was a Director of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena and an early pioneer with the US Space Program. He became known as "Mr JPL".

Silent Running has an excellent post about him, well worth the read.

Posted by Ted at March 17, 2004 12:00 PM
Category: Space Program
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