Richard Hieb is an American astronaut who was born on September 21, 1955,
in North Dakota.
Hieb became an astronaut in 1985. He spent over 750 hours in space on
In 1991, Hieb made his first spaceflight aboard STS-39. He flew aboard
STS-49 in 1992. Hieb
performed three spacewalks totalling 17 hours during this mission.
Hieb made his third flight aboard STS-65 in 1994.
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