Biographies of International Astronauts

Akbar

Taufik

Indonesia

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Personal data

Birthdate:  08.01.1951
Birthplace:  Medan
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  30.10.1985
Selection group:  Indonesia
Position:  PSP
Status:  Ret. ??.01.1986

Spaceflights

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Additional information

Bachelor of Science from Bandung Institute of Technology, 1975; Engineer in the field of telecommunication; was selected as backup for a shuttle mission in 1986; he was involved in the development of the Palapa Satellite System; later Director Human Resources, Perusahaan Perseroan PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia Tbk.

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