Biographies of U.S. Astronauts

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Sherwood Clark "Woody"

USA

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Personal data

Birthdate:  03.09.1944
Birthplace:  Hartford / Connecticut
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  19.05.1980
Selection group:  NASA-9
Position:  MSP
Status:  Ret. ??.08.1988

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  STS-61B  MSP  27.11. - 03.12.1985 6d 21h 04m 
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Total  6d 21h 04m 
           

Additional information

Bachelor of science in general engineering from U.S. Military Academy, 1967; master of science in aerospace engineering from the University of Arizona, 1974; Colonel, USA, Ret.; test pilot; hobbies: Flying, scuba diving, running, skiing, carpentry; later Director Space Operations of US Army; retired from U.S. Army in 1994; then with The Analytical Sciences Corporation, Fairfax, Virginia; currently Aerospace Consultant Science Application Corp. in Germantown, Maryland.

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