Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates

Barbree

Jay

USA

Personal data

Birthdate:  26.11.1933
Birthplace:  / Georgia
Marital status:  married
Children:  three
Selection date:  14.05.1986
Position:  PSP
Status:  Ret. ??.??.1986
Day of death:  14.05.2021
Place of death:  / Florida

Additional information

One of fourty semi finalists in the "Journalist in Space Program" (cancelled following the Challenger tragedy); candidate from Florida; in 1986 working as freelancer; retired correspondent for NBC News, focusing on space travel.

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