Biographies of U.S. Astronauts

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Jack Robert

USA

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Personal data

Birthdate:  29.02.1936
Birthplace:  Grand Rapids / Michigan
Marital status:  married
Children:  four
Selection date:  04.04.1966
Selection group:  NASA-5
Position:  CDR
Status:  Ret. 01.10.1983

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  Skylab 3  CMP  28.07. - 25.09.1973 59d 11h 09m 
2  STS-3  CDR  22.03. - 30.03.1982 8d 00h 04m 
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Total  67d 11h 13m 
         

Backup assignments

No. Mission Position
1  ASTP  DMP

Additional information

Bachelor of sciene in aeronautical engineering from the University of Michigan, 1959; master of science in aeronautical engineering from the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School, 1965; Colonel, USMC, Ret.; aeronautical engineer; candidate for U.S. Senate (unsuccessful); later own firm; hobbies: Golf, hunting, fishing.

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