U.S. astronaut Peggy Whitson, member of the main crew of the expedition to the International Space Station (ISS), will celebrate her 57th birthday in February on the International Space Station, making her the oldest woman to travel in space and adding to her long list of barrier-breaking records. This will be the third space station mission for Whitson, an Iowa-born biochemist, and her second stint as commander.
U.S. astronaut Peggy Whitson, member of the main crew of the expedition to the International Space Station (ISS), will celebrate her 57th birthday in February on the International Space Station, making her the oldest woman to travel in space and adding to her long list of barrier-breaking records. This will be the third space station mission for Whitson, an Iowa-born biochemist, and her second stint as commander. Dmitri Lovetsky The Associated Press
U.S. astronaut Peggy Whitson, member of the main crew of the expedition to the International Space Station (ISS), will celebrate her 57th birthday in February on the International Space Station, making her the oldest woman to travel in space and adding to her long list of barrier-breaking records. This will be the third space station mission for Whitson, an Iowa-born biochemist, and her second stint as commander. Dmitri Lovetsky The Associated Press

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