Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony in Honor of Astronauts - jef1000

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Chris Kraft and Sean O'Keefe chat prior to ceremony where space legends John Glenn, Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins were awarded Congressional Gold Medals, the nation's highest civilian honor, on Wednesday, November 16, 2011. The ceremony was held in the US Capitol Rotunda in Washington DC. Chris Kraft is a retired NASA engineer and manager who was instrumental in establishing the agency's Mission Control operation. Sean O'Keefe a former Administrator of NASA under President George W Bush. (Photo by Jeff Malet)

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