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  • Aired: 12/18/2008
  • 10:27
  • Rating: TV-G
Early in 2010, NASA astronaut Jeffrey Williams is scheduled to make his third flight into space. Williams will command a flight on a Russian rocket to the International Space Station. Williams is a Wisconsin native who grew up in the Sawyer County community of Winter. In Wisconsin producer Art Hackett visited with Williams, his family, and friends during a visit to his home town.
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