Biographies of U.S. Astronauts

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Marsha Sue

USA

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Personal data

Birthdate:  15.04.1951
Birthplace:  Baltimore / Maryland
Marital status:  single
Children:  none
Selection date:  23.05.1984
Selection group:  NASA-10
Position:  MSP
Status:  Ret. 31.12.2010

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  STS-32  MSP  09.01. - 20.01.1990 10d 21h 00m 
2  STS-46  MSP  31.07. - 08.08.1992 7d 23h 15m 
3  STS-62  MSP  04.03. - 18.03.1994 13d 23h 16m 
4  STS-81  MSP  12.01. - 22.01.1997 10d 04h 56m 
5  STS-98  MSP  07.02. - 20.02.2001 12d 21h 21m 
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7        
Total  55d 21h 48m 
   

Additional information

Graduated from Nether Providence High School, Wallingford, Pennsylvania, 1969; bachelor of science in aerospace engineering from the University of Colorado, 1973; engineer at NASA's JSC; unsuccessful application for NASA astronaut group 9; hobbies: Flying, baking, reading; was assigned to the Astronaut Office, Space Station/Shuttle Branches for crew equipment, habitability and stowage, was head of the Exploration Branch of the Astronaut office.

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