Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates


Thomas W.


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Personal data

Marital status:  married
Children:  four
Selection date:  ??.??.1997
Position:  MSP
Status:  Ret. 05.06.1998

Additional information

Bachelor of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering from the United States Naval Academy; Master of Science degree in Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering from the University of Alabama in Huntsville. 1995; semi finalist in NASA group 17 selection; since May 2007 Director of Safety and Mission Assurance at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) John H. Glenn Research Center at Lewis Field in Cleveland, Ohio.


Last update on October 31, 2008.