Biographies of U.S. Astronauts

Wolf

David Alexander "Bluto"

USA

hi res version (515 KB)

more photos

Personal data

Birthdate:  23.08.1956
Birthplace:  Indianapolis / Indiana
Marital status:  married
Children:  
Selection date:  17.01.1990
Selection group:  NASA-13
Position:  MSP
Status:  Ret. ??.??.20??

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  STS-58  MSP  18.10.1993 - 01.11.1993 14d 00h 12m 
2  STS-86 / MIR-24 / STS-89  MSP  26.09.1997 - 31.01.1998 127d 20h 02m 
3  STS-112  MSP  07.10.2002 - 18.10.2002 10d 19h 58m 
4  STS-127  MSP  15.07.2009 - 31.07.2009 15d 16h 45m 
5        
6        
7        
Total  168d 08h 57m 
 

Backup assignments

No. Mission Position
1  STS-86  MSP

Additional information

Bachelor of science in electrical engineering from Purdue University, 1978; doctorate of medicine from Indiana University, 1982; flight surgeon in the Air National Guard; joined Medical Science Division, JSC; unsuccessful application for NASA astronaut group 10; hobbies: Sport aerobatic flying, scuba diving, handball, running, water skiing.

Personal patch


©      

Last update on July 14, 2012.