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Robert D. Cabana, class of 1971:

orn January 23, 1949, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He received a bachelor of science degree in mathematics from the United States Naval Academy in 1971. He has logged over 7,000 hours in 36 different kinds of aircraft. A veteran of four space flights, Cabana has logged over 910 hours in space. He served as pilot on Discovery (October 6-10, 1990) and (December 2-9, 1992), and was mission commander on Columbia (July 8-23, 1994) and Endeavour (December 4-15, 1998) the first International Space Station assembly mission. Cabana served as the Director of the Kennedy Space Center, Florida. He was inducted into the Astronaut Hall of Fame in 2008. NASA photo