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Hoxie, KS Native Selected For Latest Class Of Astronauts

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Lt. Col. Tyler "Nick" Hague was among 8 selected.

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June 17, 2013

A Hoxie, Kansas native has been selected as one of eight members of NASA's 2013 class of astronauts.

Lt. Col. Tyler "Nick" Hague was one of the candidates introduced by NASA today. Lt. Col. Hague is 37 and serves in the U.S. Air Force.

The astronauts were selected from a pool of more than 6,000 candidates. They will begin training at Johnson Space Center.


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