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Remembering Mercury Designer Max Faget

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Remembering Mercury Designer Max Faget

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Remembering Mercury Designer Max Faget

Remembering Mercury Designer Max Faget

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Commentator Andrew Chaikin remembers NASA engineer Max Faget designed the Mercury capsule and Apollo command module for the manned space flight program. He died Saturday in Houston at age 83.