Status: Occasional Spaceflight 8/20/2002 – Nationality: Dutch Type: Private First Flight: 7/20/2021 Last Flight: 7/20/2021 Dutch high school graduate whose father won the second place at the auction for New Shepard’s first crewed flight. At only 18, he is the youngest person to go to space.
Status: Deceased 11/22/1930 – 4/15/2019 Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 7/28/1973 Last Flight: 11/28/1983 Owen Kay Garriott is an American electrical engineer and former NASA astronaut, who spent 60 days aboard the Skylab space station in 1973 during the Skylab 3 mission, and 10 days aboard Spacelab-1 on a Space Shuttle mission in 1983.
Status: In-Training – Nationality: Spanish Type: Government Pablo holds a bachelor’s degree in aeronautical engineering from the University of León (Universidad de León), Spain, and graduated with a master’s degree in aerospace engineering from the Warsaw University of Technology (Politechnika Warszawska) in 2011. After graduating university, Pablo was working as a structural engineer for several […]
Status: Retired 9/17/1961 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 10/11/2000 Last Flight: 10/23/2007 Pamela Anne Melroy is a retired United States Air Force officer and a former NASA astronaut. She served as pilot on Space Shuttle missions STS-92 and STS-112 and commanded mission STS-120 before leaving the agency in August 2009. After serving as […]
Status: Active – Nationality: Italian Type: Government First Flight: 6/29/2023 Last Flight: 6/29/2023 Italian National Research Council technical engineer and pilot selected to fly on the Virgin Galactic 01 mission.
Status: Retired 4/6/1957 – Nationality: Italian Type: Government First Flight: 10/23/2007 Last Flight: 7/28/2017 Paolo Angelo Nespoli (Milan, 6 April 1957) is an Italian astronaut and engineer of the European Space Agency (ESA). In 2007, he first traveled into space aboard the Space Shuttle Discovery as a mission specialist of STS-120. In December 2010 he […]
Status: Died While In Active Service 3/12/1963 – 5/24/2001 Nationality: American Type: Government Patricia Consolatrix Hilliard Robertson was an American physician and a NASA astronaut.
Status: Retired 3/6/1946 – Nationality: French Type: Government First Flight: 6/17/1985 Last Flight: 6/17/1985 Patrick Pierre Roger Baudry (born March 6, 1946 in Cameroon), is a retired Lieutenant Colonel in the French Air Force and a former CNES astronaut. In 1985, he became the second French citizen in space, after Jean-Loup Chrétien, when he flew […]
Status: Active 3/31/1957 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 8/10/2001 Last Flight: 8/29/2009 Patrick Graham Forrester is a retired United States Army officer and a NASA astronaut. At the time of his retirement from the U.S. Army, Forrester had achieved the rank of colonel. He is married and has two children. Forrester has […]
Status: Deceased 7/25/1932 – 10/22/2017 Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 5/25/1973 Last Flight: 4/4/1983 Paul Joseph Weitz was an American naval officer and aviator, aeronautical engineer, test pilot, and NASA astronaut, who flew into space twice. He was a member of the three-man crew who flew on Skylab 2, the first manned Skylab mission. […]
Status: Retired 4/28/1956 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 6/5/2002 Last Flight: 11/23/2002 Paul Scott “Paco” Lockhart is an American aerospace engineer, retired United States Air Force Colonel and NASA astronaut, a veteran of two Space Shuttle missions.
Status: Retired 5/28/1944 – Nationality: Australian-American Type: Government First Flight: 10/5/1984 Last Flight: 10/5/1984 Paul Desmond Scully-Power, AM, FRAeS (born May 28, 1944) is an Australian-American oceanographer, technology expert and business executive. In 1984, while a civilian employee of the United States Naval Undersea Warfare Center, he flew aboard NASA Space Shuttle mission STS-41-G as […]
Status: Retired 5/20/1964 – Nationality: American Type: Government First Flight: 3/8/2001 Last Flight: 3/8/2001 Paul William Richards is an American engineer and a former NASA Astronaut. He flew aboard one Space Shuttle mission in 2001.
Status: Deceased 6/26/1925 – 1/10/1970 Nationality: Russian Type: Government First Flight: 3/18/1965 Last Flight: 3/18/1965 Pavel Ivanovich Belyayev (Russian: Павел Иванович Беляев; 26 June 1925 – 10 January 1970), was a Soviet fighter pilot with extensive experience in piloting different types of aircraft. He was the first commander of the cosmonaut corps and the cosmonaut […]
Status: Deceased 10/5/1930 – 9/29/2009 Nationality: Ukrainian Type: Government First Flight: 8/12/1962 Last Flight: 7/3/1974 Pavel Romanovich Popovich (October 5, 1930 – September 29, 2009) was a Soviet cosmonaut. He was the fourth cosmonaut in space, the sixth person in orbit, and the eighth person in space.