Gordon Cooper to Join 172 Others in Space

Astronaut's ashes sky-bound. Wichita Eagle

"[Space Services Inc] says that early next year some of Cooper's remains, along with those of 173 other people from eight countries, will be launched on a SpaceX Falcon 1 rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Some of the remains of the late James Doohan, who played Mr. Scott on "Star Trek," will also be on the flight."

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