• Space Gallery Grand Opening Lecture: Astronaut Nicholas Patrick

Space Gallery Grand Opening Lecture: Astronaut Nicholas Patrick

When: 
Saturday, November 10, 2012 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
What: 
Lecture / Presentation
Location: 
William M. Allen Theater

"Commuting on the Space Shuttle: A Personal Perspective"

Dr. Nicholas Patrick was born in the United Kingdom and became a U.S citizen in 1994. After completion of his Doctorate in Mechanical Engineering at MIT, he joined Boeing's Commercial Airplane Group in Seattle. Selected as an astronaut in 1998, Dr. Patrick flew twice to the International Space Station. He recently retired from NASA and is returning to Seattle to work for Blue Origin. This program is included with admission to the Museum and is free for Members.