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Gas leak postpones Swanson's space shuttle launch

Steamboat Springs astronaut could take off today aboard Discovery

NASA postponed Discovery's launch just hours before it was to head to the international space station Wednesday because of a hydrogen gas leak that could have been catastrophic at liftoff.

Steamboat astronaut returning to space

Steve Swanson to launch Wednesday from Kennedy Space Center

Steamboat Springs High School alumnus and NASA astronaut Steve Swanson will make his second trip to space when Space Shuttle Discovery mission STS-119 takes off Wednesday from Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

Swanson to fly on next space shuttle mission

Steamboat astronaut slated for second trip into orbit

Steamboat Springs astronaut Steve Swanson has been named a mission specialist on Space Shuttle Discovery's upcoming trip to the International Space Station.


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