Kathryn Patricia "Kay" Hire is a former NASA astronaut and Captain in the U.S. Navy Reserve who has flown aboard two Space Shuttle missions.
|Born:||August 26, 1959, Mobile, Alabama, U.S.|
|Time in space:||29d 15h 59m 01s|
|Selection:||1994 NASA Group|
About Kathryn Hire
Engineer who flew on two space missions and worked on the International Space Station.
She achieved the rank of Captain in the U.S. Navy.
She was a crew member on the Neurolab space mission that used the seven-person crew as human test subjects and operators.
Her father was a land surveyor.
She's a female astronaut like Sally Ride.
Information related to Kathryn P. Hire
- United States Naval Flight Officers
- Florida Institute of Technology alumni
- United States Navy astronauts
- Systems engineers
- Women astronauts
- American astronauts
- Recipients of the Defense Superior Service Medal