Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates


Carlton Boyd "Bud"


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Personal data

Birthplace:  Pittsburgh / Pennsylvania
Marital status:  
Selection date:  ??.??.1984 / ??.??.1985
Position:  PLT
Status:  Ret. 23.05.1984 / 04.06.1985

Additional information

Rear Admiral, USN; USN test pilot school class 84; Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the U.S. Naval Academy; Master of Science degree in Aeronautical Engineering from the U.S. Naval Post Graduate School; at the time of selection stationed at Naval Air Station, Patuxent River, Maryland; semi finalist in NASA group 10 and 11 selections; was Commander, Carrier Group One; since April 2007 Commander, Navy Warfare Development Command.


Last update on April 24, 2010.