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June 17, 2013 at 10:40 AM

KING5: Army major from Spokane selected as NASA astronaut trainee

KING 5 News

A U.S. Army major from Spokane has been named one of NASA’s eight newest astronaut trainees.

Anne C. McClain, 34, is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y.; the University of Bath and the University of Bristol, both in the United Kingdom. McClain is an OH-58 helicopter pilot, and she recently graduated from the U.S. Naval Test Pilot School at Naval Air Station, Patuxent River.

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