Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates

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Robert Jay, Jr. "Rob"

USA

Personal data

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Marital status:  married
Children:  four
Selection date:  ??.??.1994
Position:  PLT
Status:  Ret. 08.12.1994

Additional information

Commander, USN; Bachelor of Science in Physics from the US Naval Academy, 1981; Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University, 1981; US Navy test pilot school Class 95 (June 1989); Ph.D. in Aeronautical Engineering, Naval Postgraduate School, 1994; semi finalist in NASA group 15 selection; currently professor, U.S. Naval Academy.

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