Portrait of Terence Henricks
Terence Henricks is an astronaut who was born on July 5, 1952, in Ohio.
Before he became an astronaut, Henricks was a test pilot. He has logged
over 3300 hours in 30 types of aircraft.
Henricks became an astronaut in 1985. He has spent over 1000 hours on 4
Henricks made his first flight aboard STS-44 in 1991. This was a
Department of Defense mission. In 1993, Henricks was the pilot of
STS-55. The crew performed over 89 experiments during this mission.
Henricks commanded STS-70 in 1995. The crew deployed a satellite. In 1996, Henricks made his fourth flight commanding
STS-78. This was an international mission representing 10 nations.
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