Cady Coleman

(b. 1960)

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(1960– )

US astronaut. She has flown twice on the Columbia space shuttle: on the second US Microgravity Science Laboratory mission in October 1995 and on the deployment of the Chandra X-Ray Observatory in July 1999. She has logged more than 500 hours in space. Coleman was selected as an astronaut in 1992.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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