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Tuesday, May 27, 2008

Rocket City Loss: Rocket scientist Ernst Stuhlinger dies at age 94

With so many people in the Maysville and Ryland area being employed by NASA and Redstone Arsenal, we all feel a great loss when we lose a rocket industry pioneer.

Rocket scientist Ernst Stuhlinger dies at age 94

"...Stuhlinger served as chief scientist for Dr. Wernher von Braun and was among the group of German scientists who moved with him to Huntsville in 1950 when the Army established the Ordnance Missile Laboratories...."

Reference: www.al.com

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