Last surviving astronaut from Apollo 7 mission dies

Walter Cunningham, the last surviving astronaut from the first successful crewed space mission in NASA’s Apollo program, has died aged 90.

Cunningham joined crewmates Walter Schirra and Donn Eisele for the 11-day Apollo 7 mission in 1968, which was conducted in low-Earth orbit.

Their mission was the first human test flight of the new Apollo spacecraft, which would see a
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