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Astronaut Dick Gordon Dead At 88

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Astronaut Dick Gordon, who was the command module pilot for the second moon landing, is dead.  NASA officials say Gordon died at his California home at the age of 88. 
He spent more than 300 hours in space and also piloted the Gemini 11 mission in 1966, during which he performed two space walks. 

Gordon is survived by six children and two stepchildren.

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