Charles Owen Hobaugh

(b. 1961)

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(1961– )

US astronaut. He was selected as an astronaut in 1996, and assigned to the Spacecraft Systems/Operations Branch of NASA's Astronaut Office. In July 2001, he flew his first mission aboard Atlantis, to install a new airlock module on the International Space Station. His flight in 2003 was postponed due to the Columbia tragedy that year.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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