Day: August 22, 2020

OBITUARY: Space Program Veteran George A. ‘Jim’ Ogle of Merritt Island Passes Away at 83

It is with great sadness that the family of George A. “Jim” Ogle announced he passed away suddenly on August 15, 2020, at the age of 83. Jim was in the firing room at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center for the historic launch of the Apollo 11 moon landing mission on July 16, 1969, and would later describe it as one of the most exhilarating moments in his life. […]