• America250: Air Force Veteran Charles Duke

    This week’s America250 salute is Air Force Veteran Charles Duke, a fighter interceptor pilot who became the youngest man to walk on the moon.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Alan Shepard

    Alan Shepard served in the Navy aboard a destroyer and as a test pilot. He was a member of the NASA Mercury Seven and became the first American to travel into space.

  • Neil Armstrong: American pioneer

    NASA astronaut Neil Armstrong was the first person to walk on the moon. He was also a seasoned Naval aviator.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Air Force Veteran Karol J. Bobko

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Air Force Veteran Karol J. Bobko, who served as a fighter pilot before becoming a NASA astronaut.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Air Force Veteran Robert M. White

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Air Force Veteran Robert M. White, the first pilot of a winged aircraft to fly into space, becoming the first winged astronaut in 1962.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Laurel Clark

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Laurel Clark, who served as an undersea medical officer and a NASA astronaut.

  • America250: Navy Veteran Sunita Williams

    This week’s America250 salute is Navy Veteran Sunita Williams, who served as a Gulf War helicopter pilot before becoming a NASA astronaut.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Marine Corps Veteran Charles Bolden

    During Black History Month, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Marine Veteran Charles Bolden, an aviator, an astronaut and a NASA administrator.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Air Force Veteran Frederick D. Gregory

    During Black History Month, today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Air Force Veteran Frederick D. Gregory, who served in Vietnam and as an astronaut.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Navy Veteran Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Navy Veteran Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper, who served as a salvage officer and a NASA astronaut.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Air Force Veteran Virgil Grissom

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Air Force Veteran Virgil Grissom, who served as a fighter pilot in Korea and was one of NASA’s first astronauts.

  • #VeteranOfTheDay Coast Guard Veteran Bruce Melnick

    Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Coast Guard Veteran Bruce Melnick, a rescue and test pilot who later became a NASA astronaut.

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