Columbia Crew

Serving as NASA’s official living tribute to the crew of the 2003 Space Shuttle Columbia disaster, the Columbia Memorial Space Center is located where the Apollo and Space Shuttle spacecraft were designed and built.

Learn more about the astronauts for who the Space Center is named after. Click on a picture for that astronaut’s biography.


   Rick Husband                   William McCool                 Michael Anderson                  Laurel Clark



 Ilan Ramon                      Kalpana Chawla                     David Brown