December 11, 2008
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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.
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.
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.