Biographies of U.S. Astronauts
|| Fayetteville / North Carolina
Was 42 years at the time of selection.
Considers Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, his hometown. He graduated from Boston
University with a bachelor's degree in aerospace engineering. From there, he
went on to graduate from the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School, and then the
University of Alabama, where he earned a master's degree in aerospace
engineering. He has served in the U.S. Air Force and Air Force Reserves for 18
years. For the last five years, Hines has served as a
research pilot at Johnson.