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Susan Kilrain

Susan Kilrain

Status: Retired 10/24/1961 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 4/4/1997 Last Flight: 7/1/1997 Susan Kilrain is an engineer, a former United States Navy officer, and a former NASA astronaut.

Svetlana Savitskaya

Svetlana Savitskaya

Status: Retired 8/8/1948 – Nationality: Russian Type: Government First Flight: 8/19/1982 Last Flight: 7/17/1984 Svetlana Yevgenyevna Savitskaya (Russian: Светла́на Евге́ньевна Сави́цкая; born 8 August 1948) is a retired Soviet aviator and cosmonaut who flew aboard Soyuz T-7 in 1982, becoming the second woman in space. On her 1984 mission she became the first woman to […]

Takao Doi

Takao Doi

Status: Retired 9/18/1954 – Nationality: Japanese Type: Government First Flight: 11/19/1997 Last Flight: 3/11/2008 Takao Doi (土井 隆雄 Doi Takao, born September 18, 1954) is a Japanese astronaut and veteran of two NASA space shuttle missions. Doi flew as a mission specialist aboard STS-87 in 1997, during which he became the first Japanese astronaut […]

Takuya Onishi

Takuya Onishi

Status: Active 12/22/1975 – Nationality: Japanese Type: Government First Flight: 7/7/2016 Last Flight: 7/7/2016 Takuya Onishi (大西 卓哉 Ōnishi Takuya, born 1975) is a Japanese astronaut selected for the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) in 2009.[1] He spent four months onboard the International Space Station in 2016.

Talgat Musabayev

Talgat Musabayev

Status: Retired 1/7/1951 – Nationality: Kazakhstani Type: Government First Flight: 7/1/1994 Last Flight: 4/28/2001 Talgat Amangeldyuly Musabayev (Kazakh: Талғат Аманкелдіұлы Мұсабаев; born 7 January 1951) is a Kazakh test pilot and former cosmonaut who flew on three spaceflights. His first two spaceflights were long-duration stays aboard the Russian space station Mir. His third spaceflight was […]

Tamara E. Jernigan

Tamara E. Jernigan

Status: Retired 5/7/1959 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 6/5/1991 Last Flight: 5/27/1999 Tamara Elizabeth “Tammy” Jernigan, Ph.D. is an American scientist and former NASA astronaut and a veteran of five shuttle missions.

Tang Hongbo

Tang Hongbo

Status: Active 10/1/1975 – Nationality: Chinese Type: Government First Flight: 6/17/2021 Last Flight: 6/17/2021 Tang Hongbo (Chinese: 汤洪波; pinyin: Tāng Hóngbō) is a Chinese pilot selected as part of the Shenzhou program. He was born in Xiangtan, Hunan. A pilot in the People’s Liberation Army Air Force, he was selected to be an astronaut in […]

Terence Henricks

Terence Henricks

Status: Retired 7/5/1952 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 11/24/1991 Last Flight: 6/20/1996 Terence Thomas “Tom” Henricks is a retired colonel in the United States Air Force and a former NASA astronaut. Selected by NASA in June 1985, Henricks became an astronaut in July 1986 and served on four Space Shuttle missions.

Terrence W. Wilcutt

Terrence W. Wilcutt

Status: Active 10/31/1949 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 9/30/1994 Last Flight: 9/8/2000 Terrence Wade Wilcutt is a United States Marine Corps officer and a NASA astronaut. He is a veteran of four Space Shuttle missions. Wilcutt is currently the Director of Safety and Mission Assurance, Johnson Space Center.

Terry Hart

Terry Hart

Status: Retired 10/27/1946 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 4/6/1984 Last Flight: 4/6/1984 Terry Jonathan “T.J.” Hart is an American mechanical and electrical engineer, a retired United States Air Force lieutenant colonel and pilot, and former NASA astronaut. Hart was selected as an astronaut candidate by NASA in January 1978. He flew as a […]

Terry W. Virts

Terry W. Virts

Status: Retired 12/1/1967 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 2/8/2010 Last Flight: 11/23/2014 Terry W. Virts Jr. is a former NASA astronaut, and Colonel in the United States Air Force.

Theodore Freeman

Theodore Freeman

Status: Lost In Training 2/18/1930 – 10/31/1964 Nationality: American Type: Government Theodore Cordy “Ted” Freeman was an American aeronautical engineer, U.S. Air Force officer, test pilot, and NASA astronaut. Selected in the third group of NASA astronauts in 1963, he was killed a year later in the crash of a T-38 jet, marking the first […]

Thomas Akers

Thomas Akers

Status: Retired 5/20/1951 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 10/6/1990 Last Flight: 9/26/1996 Thomas Dale Akers is a former American astronaut in NASA’s Space Shuttle program.

Thomas David Jones

Thomas David Jones

Status: Retired 1/22/1955 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 4/4/1994 Last Flight: 2/7/2001 Thomas David Jones is a former United States astronaut. He was selected to the astronaut corps in 1990 and completed four space shuttle flights before retiring in 2001. He flew on STS-59 and STS-68 in 1994, STS-80 in 1996 and STS-98 […]

Thomas Hennen

Thomas Hennen

Status: Retired 8/17/1952 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 11/24/1991 Last Flight: 11/24/1991 Chief Warrant Officer 4 Thomas John Hennen is a United States Army warrant officer and NASA astronaut who flew aboard Space Shuttle mission STS-44 as a Payload Specialist.

Thomas Marshburn

Thomas Marshburn

Status: Active 8/29/1960 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 7/15/2009 Last Flight: 11/11/2021 Thomas Henry “Tom” Marshburn is an American physician and a NASA astronaut. He served as a Mission Specialist on STS-127. Marshburn was a member of the Soyuz TMA-07M crew which launched to ISS in December 2012 to join Expedition 34. Served […]

Thomas P. Stafford

Thomas P. Stafford

Status: Retired 9/17/1930 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 12/15/1965 Last Flight: 7/15/1975 Thomas Patten Stafford is an American former Air Force officer, test pilot, and NASA astronaut.

Thomas Pesquet

Thomas Pesquet

Status: Active 2/27/1978 – Nationality: French Type: Government First Flight: 11/17/2016 Last Flight: 4/23/2021 Thomas Gautier Pesquet is a French aerospace engineer, pilot, and European Space Agency astronaut. Pesquet was selected by ESA as a candidate in May 2009, and he successfully completed his basic training in November 2010. From November 2016 to June 2017, […]

Thomas Reiter

Thomas Reiter

Status: Retired 5/23/1958 – Nationality: German Type: Government First Flight: 9/3/1995 Last Flight: 7/4/2006 Thomas Arthur Reiter (born 23 May 1958 in Frankfurt, West Germany) is a retired European astronaut and is a Brigadier General in the German Air Force currently working as ESA Interagency Coordinator and Advisor to the Director General at the European […]

Tim Peake

Tim Peake

Status: Active 4/7/1972 – Nationality: British Type: Government First Flight: 12/15/2015 Last Flight: 12/15/2015 Major Timothy Nigel Peake CMG is a British Army Air Corps officer, European Space Agency astronaut and a former International Space Station (ISS) crew member. He is the first British ESA astronaut, the second astronaut to bear a flag of the […]

Timothy Creamer

Timothy Creamer

Status: Retired 11/15/1959 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 12/20/2009 Last Flight: 12/20/2009 Timothy “TJ” Creamer is a NASA flight director, retired astronaut and a colonel in the United States Army.

Timothy Kopra

Timothy Kopra

Status: Retired 4/9/1963 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 7/15/2009 Last Flight: 12/15/2015 Timothy Lennart “Tim” Kopra is an engineer, a Colonel in the United States Army and a retired NASA astronaut. He served aboard the International Space Station as a flight engineer for Expedition 20, returning to Earth aboard Space Shuttle Discovery on […]

Toktar Aubakirov

Toktar Aubakirov

Status: Retired 7/27/1946 – Nationality: Kazakhstani Type: Government First Flight: 10/2/1991 Last Flight: 10/2/1991 Toktar Ongarbayuly Aubakirov (Kazakh: Тоқтар Оңғарбайұлы Әубәкіров, Russian: Токтар Онгарбаевич Аубакиров, born on 27 July 1946) is a retired Kazakh Air Force officer and a former cosmonaut. In 1991, in accordance with an agreement between the governments of the USSR […]

Toyohiro Akiyama

Toyohiro Akiyama

Status: Retired 6/22/1942 – Nationality: Japanese Type: Non-Astronaut Passenger First Flight: 12/2/1990 Last Flight: 12/2/1990 Toyohiro Akiyama (born July 22, 1942) is a Japanese TV journalist best known for his flight to the Mir space station aboard a Soviet Soyuz spacecraft in 1990. Akiyama is the first person of Japanese nationality to have flown in […]

Tracy Caldwell Dyson

Tracy Caldwell Dyson

Status: Active 8/14/1969 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 8/8/2007 Last Flight: 4/2/2010 Tracy Caldwell Dyson is an American chemist and NASA astronaut. Caldwell Dyson was a Mission Specialist on Space Shuttle Endeavour flight STS-118 in August 2007. She was part of the Expedition 24 crew on the International Space Station between April 4, […]