James S. VossStatus: Retired 3/3/1949 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 11/24/1991 Last Flight: 3/8/2001James Shelton Voss is a retired United States Army Colonel and NASA astronaut. During his time with NASA, Voss flew in space five times on board the Space Shuttle and International Space Station. He also served as deputy of Flight Operations for the Space Station Program Mission Integration and Operations Office. While participating in ISS Expedition 2, he and Susan Helms conducted an 8-hour and 56 minute spacewalk, the longest to date.LaunchesSpace Shuttle Atlantis / OV-104 | STS-44Space Shuttle Discovery / OV-103 | STS-53Space Shuttle Endeavour / OV-105 | STS-69Space Shuttle Atlantis / OV-104 | STS-101Space Shuttle Discovery / OV-103 | STS-102National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationType: Government Abbreviation: NASA Administration: Administrator: Jim Bridenstine Founded: 1958 Launchers: Space Shuttle | SLS Spacecraft: Orion Country: USAThe 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.