RIP Oscar Holderer, 1919-2015

SC Hall of Fame 2008 Inductee Oscar HoldererOscar Holderer, member of Wernher von Braun’s team, died today, May 5, 2015.  He was 95 years old.

Oscar was a great friend to Space Camp over the years, for it was he who designed many of the simulators in use at Space Camp, including the 1/6 Chair, 5DF, and Multi-Axis Trainer.

In 2008, Oscar was honored for his contribution with his induction into the Space Camp Hall of Fame.

Visitation and remembrances will take place from 2 to 4pm on Friday, May 8, 2015 at the Spry Funeral Home in Huntsville, AL.


View Oscar’s Space Camp Hall of Fame induction videos:


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