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Glenn craves more time in orbit

...musical composition by Glenn's friend Peter Nero. He wrote the song just for Glenn. Later in the day, commander Curtis Brown Jr. and pilot Steven Lindsey tested the shuttle's flight control systems to ensure everything is working properly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/07/tec_244085.shtml
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Hubble's return to the heavens

...Mission Control told the astronauts. "It's just what we wanted." As Hubble moved out of sight, shuttle commander Curtis Brown Jr. noted the appropriateness of delivering Hubble back into orbit on Christmas. He wished everyone on planet Earth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/26/tec_279718.shtml
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Glenn plunges into mission jobs

...Ohio, his hometown, and at two museums, one in Columbus, Ohio, and the other in Arlington, Va. Commander Curtis Brown Jr. joined in the 30-minute discussion. Glenn laughed when asked if he feels younger in space. "I guess I feel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/01/tec_243560.shtml
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Shuttle may suffer hard landing today

...jettison it. The space agency stressed that this is extremely unlikely. Nonetheless, Mission Control briefed commander Curtis Brown Jr. and his co-pilot on what to expect and what to do if the worst happens. "We do think it will be a normal entry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/07/tec_244088.shtml
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Shuttle launched after nine delays

...you have a great mission to Hubble, and we'll see you back here before the next millennium." Replied commander Curtis Brown Jr.: "We have one request -- we'd like you to send a note to Hubble to get ready, because we're on our way...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/20/tec_278769.shtml
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Weather decision keeps Discovery up an extra day

...shuttle sped around Earth for a 12th day. "We'll definitely enjoy the day up here again," shuttle commander Curtis Brown Jr. assured Mission Control. For Tuesday, NASA again aimed for a single landing attempt at Kennedy Space Center just...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/19/tec_213220.shtml
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Shuttle astronauts test 5-foot robotic wonder

...prototype of what the Japanese space agency hopes to fly on the planned international space station. Shuttle commander Curtis Brown Jr. said such a tool could reach small payloads outside the space station and bring them inside, eliminating the need...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/09/tec_212714.shtml
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Glenn exuberant upon return

...traditional walk around the shuttle, then was whisked to a space center clinic for a series of medical tests. Commander Curtis Brown Jr. didn't get the go-ahead for the noontime landing until practically the last minute. Gusty wind almost threatened...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/08/tec_244196.shtml
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More to 'John Glenn Flight' than you-know-who

...from three countries -- are happy to hand Glenn the spotlight. "Everybody understands," said shuttle commander Curtis Brown Jr. "This is natural. It's human nature because he's such a hero. I know I haven't done anything for anybody...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/26/tec_242964.shtml
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John Glenn contends with creaky bones, computer angst

...He's 77 so he's not as flexible as you or I," Glenn's 42-year-old commander, Air Force Lt. Col. Curtis Brown Jr., politely notes. "That's probably where we see his age the most." For the first American to orbit the Earth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/14/tec_239002.shtml
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