Biographies of International Astronauts

Peake

Timothy Nagel

United Kingdom

Timothy Peake

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Personal data

Birthdate:  07.04.1972
Birthplace:  Chichester
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  20.05.2009
Selection group:  ESA-3 / EAC
Position:  MSP
Status:  active

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
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Backup assignments

No. Mission Position
1  Soyuz TMA-17M  Flight Engineer

Additional information

He completed a degree in flight dynamics and qualified as a Full Experimental Test Pilot at the UK’s Empire Test Pilots' School. He is was officer serving with Her Majesty’s Forces as an Experimental Test Pilot (retired in 2009). He is an avid cross country runner and includes climbing and caving among his leisure activities.

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Last update on July 22, 2015.