Jack D. Fischer

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Jack D. Fischer
Jack Fischer.JPG
NASA Astronaut
Nationality American
Status Active
Born (1974-01-23) January 23, 1974 (age 40)
Louisville, Colorado
Other occupation
Test pilot
Rank Lieutenant Colonel, USAF
Selection 2009 NASA Group

Jack David "2fish" Fischer (born 1974) is an American test pilot and a NASA astronaut.[1] Fischer was selected in June 2009 as a member of the NASA Astronaut Group 20 and qualified as an astronaut in 2011.

Biography[edit]

Fischer is a Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Air Force. He considers Louisville, Colorado to be his hometown. Fischer is a 1992 graduate of Centaurus High School, a 1996 graduate of the United States Air Force Academy, 1998 graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a 2004 graduate of the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School at Edwards Air Force Base, California.[2] His call sign as a pilot is 2fish.[citation needed]

References[edit]

 This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

  1. ^ NASA HQ (June 29, 2009). "NASA Selects New Astronauts for Future Space Exploration". NASA. Retrieved June 29, 2009. 
  2. ^ NASA (August 2009). "Bio: Jack D. Fischer". NASA. Retrieved 2009-10-11. 

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