NASA

Meet Akihiko Hoshide, Crew-2 Mission Specialist

“I have dreamt of becoming an astronaut since my childhood.”

Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency astronaut Akihiko Hoshide was born on December 28th, 1968 in Tokyo, Japan. He received a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Keio University in 1992, and a Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Houston, Cullen College of Engineering in 1997. He is the third Japanese astronaut to walk in space and has flown on both the Space Shuttle and Soyuz spacecraft. He launches on April 23rd at 5:49 a.m. aboard the NASA SpaceX Crew-2 mission to the International Space Station.

Products You May Like

Articles You May Like

Elon Musk says Tesla caused two-thirds of his personal and professional pain
Satellite Data Shows How Clouds Actually Worsen Global Heating
Apple iPhones can be hacked with spyware even if you don’t click on a link, Amnesty International says
Jobs In Renewable Energy Fared Better Than Other Sectors In 2020
Indian eyewear start-up Lenskart plans to go public in the next three years, CEO says

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *