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NASA: no problems on Columbia suggested any safety risk

...Wednesday the orbiter exhibited no problems during its 16-day mission suggesting the crew's lives were threatened. Sean O'Keefe, who recently took over as head of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, also offered assurances that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/13/nat_375548.shtml
National
NASA wants to launch next shuttle by spring

...launching the space shuttle Atlantis sometime between March 11 and April 6 may be too lofty a target. NASA Administrator Sean O'Keefe will have the final word on timing, but he will be advised by a task force that will review whether the shuttle improvements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/27/nat_386449.shtml
National
Workers who launched Columbia honor crew with service at planned landing strip

...home. "She carried as wonderful a group of human beings as you could ever hope to assemble." NASA Administrator Sean O'Keefe told a crowd of about 7,000. "We miss them more than words can describe." The ceremony at Kennedy Space Center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/08/nat_375067.shtml
National
NASA chief hopes to resume shuttle flights by April

...we need to set for ourselves, ought to be higher than anything else anybody else would levy on us," Administrator Sean O'Keefe said during a visit to Kennedy Space Center. "We've got to not only focus on the findings and recommendations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/27/nat_379704.shtml
National
Bush leads solemn tribute to fallen astronauts

...and the singing of the hymn, "God of Our Fathers." Sean O'Keefe, NASA's administrator, said the bond between those...also were on the board along with NASA Administrator Sean O'Keefe and a delegation of congressional figures. "It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/05/nat_374698.shtml
National
NASA still has more questions than answers

...determined which wing the fragment belonged to, but should know "in relatively short order," NASA Administrator Sean O'Keefe said Saturday after a memorial service at Louisiana's Barksdale Air Force Base, where pieces of the shuttle are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/09/nat_375176.shtml
National
Cassini settles into Saturn orbit

...operating on Mars since January and has a spacecraft heading home with samples from a comet encounter. NASA Administrator Sean O'Keefe, in a call from Washington, D.C. Wednesday, called the orbit insertion an "amazing victory" and part of a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/02/liv_420871.shtml
Life & style
Losing bidder won't appeal Boeing's deal

...Boeing's bid, Crosby said, was "an extremely low-ball offer in order to achieve their strategic objective."Sean O'Keefe, the chief executive of EADS North America, said the company's focus now is on "future opportunities and our continued...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-03-04/losing-bidder-wont-appeal-
Business
CNN's Miles O'Brien and his missed adventure in space

...the price was too steep, O'Brien said. The network then turned to National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Sean O'Keefe, NASA's boss at the time, said the idea was attractive to the space agency because few astronauts can match a journalist's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/18/tel_458998.shtml
Television
Robots to the rescue

...space station. Astronauts at Hubble could not get to the station if something went wrong, and so NASA Administrator Sean O'Keefe in January killed the last telescope servicing mission on the shuttle books and decreed that the spaceships fly solely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/03/liv_414341.shtml
Life & style