Meet Megan McArthur, Crew-2 Pilot

“It’s all about exploration”

Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, NASA Astronaut Megan McArthur is currently assigned as Pilot of the NASA SpaceX Crew-2 mission to the International Space Station.

Her previous spaceflight experience includes STS-125 for the servicing of the Hubble Space Telescope. McArthur worked as the flight engineer and robotic arm operator. She carefully retrieved the Hubble Space telescope and placed it in the shuttle’s cargo bay. The STS-125 mission was accomplished in 12 days, 21 hours, 37 minutes and 9 seconds, traveling 5,276,000 miles in 197 Earth orbits.

Megan enjoys SCUBA diving, backpacking, and cooking. Get to know Megan McArthur, Crew-2 Pilot.

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  1. Together Everyone Achieves More. Thank you for being a part of this team Megan. Good luck, that was an amazing launch this morning! Have fun and enjoy the view for the next couple of months.

  2. Greetings from Germany,🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪🇩🇪
    I always watch when there are new videos.

  3. "Exploration" of everything is desire of sick mind. Why you need to know what's The Earth's Core made of for example? God said to Adam & Eve not to eat that apple. But they "explored"…

  4. I hope that we build a very sophisticated space station in the future, and we build stations on the moon and Mars, and go the first woman on the moon, that will be wonderful. 🙄😍😊🤔

  5. You rock my Sister. You have big balls! I`m so happy to see `us` getting up to the 302/402 mile marker. You are a credit to the planet. I have a really nice Friend who hit a milestone as a Canadian Infantry Officer a few years ago. Maureen Wellwood. First ever female, in Canadain history, to ever hit the rank of LCol

  6. When looking at the videos next to each other in my feed, this one, out of the batch of 4, had the most views by far.
    My thought is a lot of people are so excited to see more females out there.

  7. @Miss ……………🔦🎓👍
    Y'a une nuit dans ces prochains jours , les astres cosmiques et les poussières peuvent pas franchir l'enveloppe atmosphérique de la Terre
    ………… Un message adressé aux cosmonautes 👍

  8. Thank you for living my dream through your hard work strength and reality you will always be a part of history and of our hearts. So effn proud love you. Im with you always.

  9. Getting to that age to start time porting galaxy movies in, cc reigate 📱👽. It’s on a per planet basis, ticktack season, or if we are ready, some larger ships. Think it over. As astronauts, as leaders, what would you love to experience in your dream?

    -namaste

  10. We are not dumb on the African continent. It's the politicians that are dumb and as a result we accomplish nothing. Here is testimony that under the right political conditions, we are as good as any.

  11. Hi I am the Scottish Clan Chief for Clan Arthur/MacArthur and as a Scottish Clan,that have members World wide,we wish you and your Crew a successful Mission, we as Clan Arthur, also have Colonel William S.McArthur also an Astronaut

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