Astronaut Scholarship Foundation

Created By The Mercury 7 Astronauts

Steve Hawley

Steven Hawley

Steven Hawley became an astronaut in 1978, flew five missions, and logged 770 hours and 27 minutes in space. His first mission was also on STS-41D and in 1986 he flew on STS-61C. In 1990 and then again in 1997, Hawley helped deploy the Hubble Space Telescope and assisted in its servicing on STS-31 and STS-82. In 1999, he was the flight engineer on STS-93. Hawley is now the Director of Astromaterials Research and Exploration Science at Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas.

Steven Hawley was inducted into the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame on May 5, 2007.