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STUDENT Bryan Acosta-Lorenzo
5 Dec 2017
Kalpana was born in Karnal, Haryana located in India
he obtained her graduation degree in Aeronautical Engineering from the Punjab Engineering College in Chandigarh. Thereafter, she moved to the US and obtained her Master’s degree Aeronautical Engineering from the University of Texas, U.S.A. She completed her second Masters and also did PhD in aerospace engineering in Boulder from the University of Colorado. Since then she was employed at NASA.
She joined NASA Astronaut Corp and selected for her maiden flight
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Kalpana's second space travel spacecraft disintegrated along with Kalpana and her crew members
NASA distinguished service medal award
congressional space medal of honor award
an accomplishment Kalpana did was to be the first Indian woman to go to space
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