Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates

Birk

Frank Tipton

USA

Personal data

Birthdate:  27.11.1946
Birthplace:  Annapolis / Maryland
Marital status:  
Children:  
Selection date:  ??.??.1984
Position:  PLT
Status:  Ret. 23.05.1984
Day of death:  02.08.1993
Place of death:  ?

Additional information

Colonel, USAF, Ret.; USAF test pilot school Class 76A; at the time of selection stationed at Edwards AFB, California; semi finalist in NASA group 10 selection; was chief B-1B test pilot at Strategic Air Command headquarters and commander of the B-2 Combined Test Force at Edwards AFB.

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