Sherwood Spring was an American astronaut who was born on September 3,
1944, in Connecticut.
Before he became an astronaut, Spring served as a helicopter pilot in the
Spring became an astronaut in 1981. He has spent over 165 hours in space
on one spaceflight. In 1985, Spring flew aboard Mission 61-B. The crew
worked on space construction to test the viability of future space
station. Spring performed a 12-hour spacewalk.
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