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Published 20:46 IST, May 19th 2024

America’s First Black Astronaut Candidate Finally Goes to Space 60 Years Later on Bezos Rocket

Ed Dwight was an Air Force pilot when President John F. Kennedy championed him as a candidate for NASA’s early astronaut corps.

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Ed Dwight was an Air Force pilot when President John F. Kennedy championed him as a candidate for NASA’s early astronaut corps.
Ed Dwight was an Air Force pilot when President John F. Kennedy championed him as a candidate for NASA’s early astronaut corps. | Image: 'X'/@blueorigin
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20:46 IST, May 19th 2024

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