Army Astronauts

Hasenauer, Heike
October 2008
Soldiers;Oct2008, Vol. 63 Issue 10, p20
The article presents the life of U.S. Army astronauts including those of Colonel William McArthur Jr., Colonel Jeff Williams, and Colonel Tim Creamer. It states that active-duty and retire soldiers of the Astronaut Detachment of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) are among some 90 astronauts at the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. A description of the requirements and qualifications for becoming U.S. astronauts is also included.


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