Thomas Stafford, commander of Apollo 10, dies aged 93

Updated March 19 2024 - 6:55am, first published 6:53am
NASA astronaut Thomas Stafford, a commander involved in the moon landings, has died at 93. (AP PHOTO)
NASA astronaut Thomas Stafford, a commander involved in the moon landings, has died at 93. (AP PHOTO)

Astronaut Thomas P Stafford, who commanded a dress rehearsal flight for the 1969 moon landing and the first US-Soviet space linkup, has died. He was 93.

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