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Kalpana Chawla
Birth: Jul. 1, 1961, India
Death: Feb. 1, 2003
Dallas County, USA

United States Astronaut. Served as Mission Specialist on the Space Shuttle Columbia. On February 1, 2003 NASA lost all communication and radar contact with the shuttle just minutes before a 9:16AM scheduled landing time. A short time later it was confirmed that the Columbia had exploded over eastern Texas, and that there were no survivors. (bio by: Erik Lander) 
 
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Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
 
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Originally Created by: Erik Lander
Record added: Feb 01, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7135439
Kalpana Chawla
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Kalpana Chawla
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Kalpana Chawla
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May God continue to bless you and your brave fellow crew members... Thank you for your service, you are remembered always.
- 💕 Amanda
 Added: Jul. 14, 2014

- Poodle Plum
 Added: Jul. 6, 2014
On your 53rd birthday
- Nancy Forrest
 Added: Jul. 1, 2014
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