Biographies of U.S. Astronauts

Scott

David Randolph

USA

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Personal data

Birthdate:  06.06.1932
Birthplace:  San Antonio / Texas
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  17.10.1963
Selection group:  NASA-3
Position:  CDR
Status:  Ret. 30.10.1977

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  Gemini 8  PLT  16.03. - 17.03.1966 10h 41m 
2  Apollo 9  CMP  03.03. - 13.03.1969 10d 01h 00m 
3  Apollo 15  CDR  26.07. - 07.08.1971 12d 07h 12m 
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Total  22d 18h 53m 
       

Backup assignments

No. Mission Position
1  Apollo 12  CDR

Additional information

Bachelor of science from the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, 1964; master of science in aeronautics and astronautics from MIT, 1962; one honorary doctorate; Colonel, USAF, Ret.; test pilot; selected in 1963 as Military Astronaut - Class 4; later own firm (Scott Science and Technology, Inc., Los Angeles).

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Last update on January 31, 2010.