Reply to post: Re: Behnken is not a NASA astronaut

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Re: Behnken is not a NASA astronaut

He is a NASA astronaut - employed by Space X.

He has flown several times for NASA.

Once you are a NASA astronaut, you are always an astronaut - we refer to Buz Aldrin as an astronaut - not a former astronaut.

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