- About Kalpana Chawla
Full name: Kalpana Chawla
Also known as: Kalpana Chawla, Chawla, Kalpana, Kalpana Chawl, Siddhartha mishra, kaplana chaula
- Kalpana Chawla Death information
Died: Saturday, 1st of February, 2003 (Age: 41)
- Kalpana Chawla Biography
Kalpana Chawla (March 17, 1962 – February 1, 2003) was born in Karnal, India. She was the first Indian-American astronaut and first Indian woman in space. She first flew on Space Shuttle Columbia in 1997 as a mission specialist and primary robotic arm operator. In 2003, Chawla was one of the seven crew members killed in the Space Shuttle Columbia disaster.
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