|Birthplace:||Douala / CAMEROON|
|Position:||Research Cosmonaut (RC) / PSP|
|1||STS-51G||PSP||17.06. - 24.06.1985||7d 01h 38m|
|Total||7d 01h 38m|
|1||Soyuz T-6||Research Cosmonaut|
Master of science in aeronautical engineering from French Air Force Academy "Ecole de L'Air", Salon de Provence, 1970; engineer; Lieutenant Colonel French Air Force, Res.; test pilot; was selected as backup for Soyuz T-6; then Chief Test Pilot at Aerospatiale; hobbies: mechanical sports, such as motorcycling and car racing, running marathons, playing squash, skiing, gun-firing, wind surfing, and sky-diving, wine connoisseur; since 1996 test pilot at Airbus Training Center, Blagnac.
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Last update on July 08, 2009.