Christopher C. Kraft, left, shakes hands with Johnson Space Center Director Michael Coats at the dedication ceremony naming Mission Control the Christopher C. Kraft Jr. Mission Control Center at the ... more 
Christopher C. Kraft, left, shakes hands with Johnson Space Center Director Michael Coats at the dedication ceremony naming Mission Control the Christopher C. Kraft Jr. Mission Control Center at the Johnson Space Center in Houston Thursday, April 14, 2011. Kraft, 87, was NASA's first director for human spaceflight and helped create Mission Control. He also directed the Mercury and Gemini flights and helped put men on the moon during the Apollo program. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By NASA, David DeHoyos
Thu, Apr 14, 2011 5:34 PM EDT