Commander of Space Shuttle Columbia objective STS-107 who was simply killed in the 2003 re-entry catastrophe. He offered as an exchange check pilot using the Royal Air flow Force in Britain. He flew on STS-96 Finding for the 1st docking using the International Space Train station. He and his wife Evelyn experienced two kids. He and Laurel Clark had been aboard Columbia when it disintegrated on its re-entry.