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  2. Alan G. Poindexter - Wikipedia

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    Poindexter was born to John Poindexter and Linda Poindexter in Pasadena, California, and grew up in Rockville, Maryland, which he considered to be his hometown. He was married to Lisa A. Pfeiffer of Gulf Breeze, Florida. They had two children. His recreational interests included motorcycling, running, weight lifting, water skiing, boating, hunting and fishing.

  3. Alan G. Poindexter (1961–2012) | National Air and Space Museum

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    Astronaut Alan “Dex” Poindexter joined fellow Space Shuttle commanders and crewmembers at the Museum’s Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center recently to welcome Discovery to its new home in the Smithsonian. Poindexter commanded the next-to-last Discovery mission, STS-131, in 2010. He also served as pilot on Atlantis for the STS-122 mission in 2008.

  4. Biographical Data - NASA

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    ALAN G. POINDEXTER (CAPTAIN, USN) NASA ASTRONAUT (DECEASED) PERSONAL DATA: Born November 5, 1961 in Pasadena, California, but considered , Rockville, Maryland, to be his hometown. Died on July 1, 2012. He is survived by his wife, Lisa, and thr eitwo children. Recreational interests included motorcycling, running, weight

  5. The Alan G. “Dex” Poindexter Mission – Northrop Grumman

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    Poindexter was selected for NASA’s astronaut program in June 1998 and flew on two shuttle missions. He was pilot on STS-122, which delivered flight engineer and now Orbital ATK Senior Director Daniel Tani back to earth from the ISS, and he served as commander on STS-131. During his career at NASA, Poindexter logged more than 669 hours in space.

  6. Captain Alan G Poindexter, known affectionately to colleagues as 'Dex', was a decorated naval officer and space shuttle pilot. The married, father-of-two gained a masters of science in...

  7. NASA Mourns Tragic Death of Astronaut Alan Poindexter | Space

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    Hailing from Rockville, Md., Alan Poindexter, 50, was a U.S. Navy Captain selected to join NASA's astronaut corps in 1998. He flew on two space missions, with his first as the pilot of shuttle...

  8. Alan G. Poindexter(Lieutenant Commander, USN),NASA Astronaut Candidate (Pilot) Born November 5, 1961 in Pasadena, California, but considers Rockville, Maryland to be his hometown. Married to the former Lisa A. Pfeiffer. They have two children. Recreational interests include running, weight lifting, water skiing, boating, hunting, and fishing.

  9. Retired Astronaut Alan Poindexter Dies in Jet Ski Accident ...

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    Alan Goodwin Poindexter was born on Nov. 5, 1961, in Pasadena, Calif., but considered Rockville, Md. to be his hometown, according to his NASA biography. He earned his bachelor's in aerospace...

  10. Retired astronaut Alan Poindexter dies in Fla. water craft ...

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    (CBS/AP) PENSICOLA BEACH, Fla. - A retired astronaut died in a water scooter crash off Pensacola Beach involving his two sons, officials said. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission...

  11. Former astronaut Alan Poindexter, 50, dies in jet ski ...

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    July 2, 2012. — Former astronaut Alan "Dex" Poindexter, 50, a space shuttle commander who flew twice into space, died Sunday (July 1) after being injured in a water sports accident in Florida, NASA confirmed. "The NASA family was sad to learn of the passing of our former friend, and colleague Alan Poindexter who was killed today during a jet ski accident in Florida," the space agency wrote on Facebook late on Sunday evening.