Biographies of International Astronauts

Patat

Frederic

France

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Personal data

Birthdate:  24.06.1958
Birthplace:  Lyon
Marital status:  married
Children:  
Selection date:  09.09.1985
Selection group:  CNES-2
Position:  PSP / Research Cosmonaut (RC)
Status:  Ret. 30.08.1998

Spaceflights

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Additional information

Engineer from Ecole Polytechnique (X77) 1980; Degree in Acoustic Physics from the University of Paris 6 (1981); Ph.D. in engineering (1984); one of a group of seven selected CNES astronauts to be trained for flights on the Space Shuttle and the USSR Salyut Space Station; Medical Doctor, 1991; hobbies: Parachuting, rugby, judo; now Professor of Biophysics teaching at the Medical Faculty in F. Rabelais University, Tours - France.

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