Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates

Cornil

Pierre

Belgium

Personal data

Birthdate:  27.05.1937
Birthplace:  Tourinnes-Saint-Lambert
Marital status:  married
Children:  four
Selection date:  01.08.1977
Position:  PSP
Status:  Ret. 22.12.1977

Additional information

Doctor in physics from the University of Brussels; in 1977 leader of division in the Belgian company Burroughs SA; selected as one of five candidates from Belgium for European astronaut kit in 1977; but was not selected to the detachment.

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