US-Senate Payload Specialist Selection

Date of selection:     16. January 1998

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No. Name Profession Age Retirement Age
01 John H. Glenn Senator (former Pilot USMC) 76 29.10.1998 77

This selection was primarily a political decision to resuscitate the public interest in manned spaceflights.
Astronaut training:
16.01.1998 Glenn
??.??.1998 Glenn


Last update on December 28, 2009.