STS-120 Stephanie Wilson

Astronaut Stephanie Wilson will be making her second spaceflight for STS‐120 as mission specialist 2. Selected as an astronaut in 1996, she logged more than 306 hours in space during the STS‐121 mission in 2006. Wilson will be on the flight deck during launch and landing, serving as the flight engineer to assist Melroy and Zamka. She will be heavily involved in operating both the shuttle and station robotic arms for the shuttle thermal protection system inspections, spacewalk activities, Node 2 installation and the P6 truss element and solar array relocation.

STS-120 Shuttle Mission Press Kit – PDF download

Read her bio.

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~ by tellinghistory on October 23, 2007.

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