Biographies of International Astronauts

Peake

Timothy Nigel

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
1  Soyuz TMA-19M / ISS-46 / ISS-47  Flight Engineer  15.12.2015 - 18.06.2016 185d 22h 11m 
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Total  185d 22h 11m 
Patch Soyuz TMA-19M Patch ISS-46 Patch ISS-47        

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 June 18, 2016.