Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates


Derek P.


Personal data

Birthplace:  / Connecticut
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  ??.??.2003
Position:  MSP
Status:  Ret. 06.05.2004

Additional information

Lieutenant Colonel, USAF; Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Tufts University in Medford, 1985; Master of Science degree in Aeronautical Science from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and a Master of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Alabama; semi finalist in NASA group 19 selection; currently stationed at the Andrews AFB, Maryland.


Last update on January 04, 2008.