The First Swede in Space

Fourteen years after being picked to go into space, Sweden’s first astronaut, Christer Fuglesang, has launched into orbit.

Fuglesang and his six crewmates on the space shuttle Discovery lifted from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 8:47 PM local time Saturday night.


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