Bob Behnken K Megan Mcarthur
Bob behnken is one of two astronauts who will be on the crew dragon for the historic nasa spacex launch. Also in their class were karen nyberg and k.
Bob behnken is the joint operations commander for the mission nasa shared.
Bob behnken k megan mcarthur. The spacex crew dragon is becoming a family affair for nasa astronauts bob behnken and megan mcarthur. Next year she ll do the same. Megan mcarthur was a member of the sts 125 mission to service the hubble space telescope mcarthur was the ascent and entry flight engineer and was the lead robotics crew member for the mission.
That was the nickname given to the nasa astronaut class of 2000 of which both doug and bob were members. The mission which lasted almost 13 days was mcarthur s first trip into space. Mcarthur is set to launch on the spacex falcon 9 rocket and crew dragon spacecraft in spring.
Bob is married to k. Behnken has 6 total evas and time is 37 hours 33 minutes. I ll be the last one with hands on the hubble space telescope.
Megan mcarthur husband megan is married to bob behnken who is a nasa astronaut engineer and former chief of the astronaut office he flew aboard space shuttle missions sts 123 2008 and sts 130 2010 as a mission specialist accumulating over 708 hours in space including 37 hours of spacewalk time. Megan mcarthur and his children. Megan mcarthur was born on august 10 1971 in honolulu hawaii united states as katherine megan mcarthur.
K megan mcarthur and bob behnken have a son. Nasa astronaut megan mcarthur whose husband bob behnken was one of two crew members aboard spacex s historic crew dragon mission in may will pilot the commercial craft s second launch in the. Read on to learn more about his family including his wife k.
Bob has received many awards among which national science foundation outstanding mechanical engineering are some. Megan mcarthur whom doug and bob would marry. Megan is an american oceanographer.
In a pre flight interview she put it as. Bob behnken is married to k. Behnken rank is colonel usaf and he is selected from 2000 nasa group.
Astronaut megan mcarthur watched her husband bob behnken launch and land aboard the crew dragon spaceship. He was selected to be an astronaut with nasa in 2000 and has. Megan mcarthur is married to fellow astronaut robert l.
Megan mcarthur who is also an astronaut she was selected to be an astronaut in 2000 and has a bachelor of science in aerospace engineering from. Megan mcarthur and she also works for nasa.