Biographies of U.S. Astronauts

Gemar

Charles Donald "Sam"

USA

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Personal data

Birtdate:  04.08.1955
Birthdate:  Yankton / South Dakota
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  04.06.1985
Selection group:  NASA-11
Position:  MSP
Status:  Ret. ??.??.1996

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  STS-38  MSP  16.11. - 21.11.1990 4d 21h 55m 
2  STS-48  MSP  13.09. - 18.09.1991 5d 08h 27m 
3  STS-62  MSP  04.03. - 18.03.1994 13d 23h 16m 
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Total  24d 05h 38m 
       

Additional information

Bachelor of science in engineering from U.S. Military Academy, 1979; Lieutenant Colonel, USA; hobbies: Water sports, jogging, woodworking, traveling. since July 1998 - Chief, Flight Test Operations & Safety, Bombardier Flight Test Center, Wichita, Kansas.

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