A Statement From the Al Worden Endeavour Scholarship Foundation

A statement from the Al Worden Endeavour Scholarship Foundation

Waldwick, NJ - 4 March 2020  The Astronaut Al Worden Endeavour Scholarship Foundation would like to advise that following a brief illness, Al Worden is undergoing medical testing and is in the care of physicians in Houston.  He has therefore postponed all public appearances until further notice.  This decision has the full support of his family and colleagues. Col. Worden will continue to take an active interest in the Astronaut Al Worden Endeavour Scholarship Foundation and remains a strong advocate for the U.S. aerospace industry and STEM education. He hopes to be able to return to his public schedule as soon as possible.

A statement from the family of Al Worden in Houston

Houston, TX - 4 March 2020  The family of Colonel Al Worden, CMP, Apollo 15, would like to advise that following an infection that led to a collapse in his home, Al is undergoing medical testing and is in the care of physicians at the Medical Center in Houston.  He has therefore postponed all public appearances until further notice. Al, and his family  appreciate your good wishes and respect for privacy as they focus on his recovery.