|Selection group:||CNES-2 / ESA-2 / EAC|
|Position:||MSP / LS|
|1||STS-66||MSP||03.11. - 14.11.1994||10d 22h 34m|
|2||STS-84||MSP||15.05. - 24.05.1997||9d 05h 20m|
|3||STS-103||MSP||20.12. - 28.12.1999||7d 23h 10m|
|Total||28d 03h 04m|
Graduated from National High School in aeronautics and astronautics, Toulouse, 1983; hobbies: Sports, skill games, canyoning, skiing, flying activities such as boomerang, frisbee, kites; trained in Star City (Russia) on the Soyuz and Mir systems in 1991; was selected on 15 May 1992 as an ESA astronaut; was detached to the NASA Johnson Space Center/Houston in August 1992 to gain the Space Shuttle mission specialist qualifications; returned to European Astronaut Center, but still an active ESA astronaut.
Last update on May 17, 2016.