Friday, May 04, 2018

Great Lakes Region | International Space Station

U.S. Astronaut A.J. (Drew) Feustel: "On Monday, I captured this amazing image of all the places I called home for the first 32 years of my life. Many of my family and friends are in this photo, somewhere."

Drew Feustel is currently a part of the Expedition 55 crew that launched to the International Space Station in March 2018.

Andrew J. Feustel was selected by NASA in 2000. He has been assigned to Expedition 55/56, scheduled to launch in March 2018. The Lake Orion, Michigan native has a Ph.D. in the Geological Sciences, specializing in Seismology, and is a veteran of two spaceflights. In 2009, Dr. Feustel served on STS-125. This mission launched on Atlantis and was the fifth and final mission to service the Hubble Space Telescope that improved the observatory's capabilities through 2014. Dr. Feustel also served on STS-134, launching on Endeavour to deliver the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer and an ExPress Logistics Carrier to the International Space Station. Dr. Feustel has logged more than 29 days in space with over 42 hours in spacewalks.

Drew's Official NASA Biography
http://www.nasa.gov/astronauts/biographies/andrew-j-feustel/biography

Credit: A.J. (Drew) Feustel
Image Date: April 30, 2018
‏Release Date: May 2, 2018


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