HYDRO, Okla. (AP) — It’s apt that a maze cut into an Oklahoma cornfield featuring the likeness of a former NASA astronaut can be seen from space — and has been photographed by a satellite orbiting Earth.
The image of Oklahoma-born Thomas P. Stafford is cut into a 10-acre field at P Bar Farms in Hydro, about 60 miles west of Oklahoma City.READ MORE: Grand Jury Declines To Indict 8 Collin County Detention Officers Fired Following Marvin Scott's In-Custody Death
The maze was created in partnership with the Stafford Air and Space Museum, named for the astronaut, in nearby Weatherford.READ MORE: Selection Of Vacation Home Rentals Getting Sparse
A satellite photographed the tribute from its orbit 400 miles away.
The 88-year-old Stafford is a Weatherford native whose space missions included commanding the Apollo flight that linked with a Soviet spacecraft in 1975. It was the first meeting of American astronauts and Soviet cosmonauts in space.MORE NEWS: 2nd Person Charged In Death Of Texas 5-Year-Old Whose Body Was Discovered In Motel
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