Rex J. Walheim

Military Officer, Astronaut

1962 –

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Who is Rex J. Walheim?

Rex Joseph Walheim is a United States Air Force officer and a NASA astronaut. He has flown three space shuttle missions, STS-110, STS-122, and STS-135. Rex has logged over 566 hours in space, including 36 hours and 23 minutes of spacewalk time. He was assigned as mission specialist and flight engineer on STS-135, the final space shuttle mission.

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Born
Oct 10, 1962
Redwood City
Also known as
  • Rex Walheim
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Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • San Carlos High School
    ( - 1980)
  • Bachelor of Science, University of California, Berkeley
    Mechanical Engineering
    ( - 1984)
  • Master of Science, University of Houston
    Industrial engineering
    ( - 1989)

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on July 23, 2013

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