Remove Ads
Reinhold Ewald

Reinhold Ewald

  • Status: Retired
  • In Space: No
  • Date of Birth: 12/18/1956
  • First Flight: 02/10/1997
  • Last Flight: 02/10/1997


Reinhold Ewald, a German astronaut affiliated with the government agency European Space Agency, embarked on 1 space flights and engaging in 0 spacewalks during his/her career as an astronaut.

Dr. Reinhold Ewald (born December 18, 1956) is a German physicist and ESA astronaut.

In 1990, he was selected to the German astronaut team, training for the Mir ’92 mission. He was the backup of Klaus-Dietrich Flade for the Soyuz TM-14 mission. In 1995 he began training for the second German Mir mission. In February 1997 he flew to the space station Mir with Soyuz TM-25, spending 20 days in space. He performed experiments in biomedical and material sciences, and carried out operational tests in preparation for the International Space Station.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *