Douglas G. Hurley
Douglas Gerald Hurley
October 21, 1966
|Alma mater||Tulane University|
Time in space
|Currently in space|
|Selection||2000 NASA Group|
|Missions||STS-127, STS-135, SpX-DM2|
Douglas Gerald Hurley (born October 21, 1966) is an American engineer. He was a former Marine Corps pilot, and current NASA astronaut. He piloted Space Shuttle missions STS-127 (July 2009) and STS-135 (July 2011), the final flight of the Space Shuttle program.
He launched into space for the third time as Commander of Crew Dragon Demo-2, the first crewed spaceflight from American soil since STS-135. He was also the first Marine to fly the F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet.
References[change | change source]
- Astronauts and Cosmonauts (sorted by "Time in Space")
- NASA (2008). "NASA Assigns Crews for STS-127 and Expedition 19 Missions". NASA. Retrieved February 11, 2008.