Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates


William Farrington


Personal data

Birthdate:  ??.??.1951
Birthplace:  Boston / Massachusetts
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  ??.??.1984
Position:  MSP
Status:  Ret. 23.05.1984

Additional information

Captain, USN, Ret.; at the time of selection stationed at Naval Air Station, Miramar, San Diego, California; navy flight surgeon; board certified specialist in Aerospace Medicine; dual-designated as a Naval Flight Surgeon and Naval Test Pilot, and holds academic degrees as a Doctor of Medicine, Systems Engineer, and Master of Public Health; semi finalist in NASA group 10 selection; currently consultant in aerospace medicine.


Last update on January 03, 2008.