First Flight: 5/19/1996
Last Flight: 7/26/2005
Andrew “Andy” Sydney Withiel Thomas, AO is an Australian-born American aerospace engineer and a NASA astronaut. He became a U.S. citizen in December 1986, hoping to gain entry to NASA’s astronaut program. He is married to fellow NASA astronaut Shannon Walker.
- Space Shuttle Endeavour / OV-105 | STS-77
- Space Shuttle Endeavour / OV-105 | STS-89
- Space Shuttle Discovery / OV-103 | STS-102
- Space Shuttle Discovery / OV-103 | STS-114
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Administration: Administrator: Bill Nelson
Launchers: Space Shuttle | SLS
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research. NASA have many launch facilities but most are inactive. The most commonly used pad will be LC-39B at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.