NASA astronaut, Michael S. Hopkins stops by Frequency Electronics

 

NASA astronaut, Michael S. Hopkins, recently stopped by Frequency Electronics.  Frequency Electronics is a technology customer of Marcum Technology and we were on sight when Michael stopped by.  He was gracious enough to take photos with Michael Lappin and Paul Thompson from Marcum Technology.

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Michael S. Hopkins was selected by NASA as an astronaut in 2009.  The Missouri native was member of the Expedition 37/38 crew and has logged 166 days in space.  He launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan to the International Space Station in September 2013.  During his stay aboard the station, he conducted two spacewalks totaling 12 hours and 58 minutes to change out a degraded pump module.  He holds a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Illinois and a Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering from Stanford University.  Hopkins currently supports International Space Station Operations at the Johnson Space Center.

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