Biographies of International Astronauts

Mohri

Mamoru

Japan

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Personal data

Birthdate:  29.01.1948
Birthplace:  Yoichi-Machi / Hokkaido
Marital status:  married
Children:  three
Selection date:  07.08.1985
Selection group:  NASDA-1
Position:  MSP
Status:  Ret. 31.12.2000

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  STS-47  PSP  12.09. - 20.09.1992 7d 22h 30m 
2  STS-99  MSP  11.02. - 22.02.2000 11d 05h 39m 
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Total  19d 04h 09m 
         

Additional information

Bachelor and master of science in chemistry from Hokkaido University, 1970 and 1972 respectively; Ph.D. in chemistry from Flinders University of South Australia, 1976; associate professor in the faculty of Hokkaido University, Department of Nuclear Engineering; general manager of the NASDA Astronaut Office; hobbies: Skiing, tennis, scuba diving, baseball, ice skating, squash, aerobics, visiting museums of arts, flying; since 1996 NASA astronaut (MSP); since his retirement from NASDA and NASA Director National Science Museum, Japan.

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