NASA Astronaut Group 17

Summary

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The astronauts of Group 17
Year selected1998
Number selected32
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NASA Astronaut Group 17 were chosen by NASA in 1998 and announced on June 4 of that year.[1] The group of 32 candidates included nine pilots: Lee Archambault, Irsi Bardulla, Kenneth Ham, Gregory C. Johnson, Gregory H. Johnson, William Oefelein, Alan Poindexter, George Zamka, and Christopher Ferguson; 17 mission specialists, and seven international mission specialists who became NASA-qualified astronauts. They began training in August 1998.

Pilots

Mission specialists

International mission specialists

NASA biographies

  1. ^ "NASA NAMES ASTRONAUT CLASS OF 1998". June 4, 1998. Retrieved April 28, 2021.
  2. ^ "Christopher Ferguson". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  3. ^ "Kenneth Ham". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  4. ^ "Gregory C. Johnson". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  5. ^ "Gregory H. Johnson". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  6. ^ "William Oefelein". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  7. ^ "Alan Poindexter". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  8. ^ "George Zamka". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  9. ^ "Clayton Anderson". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  10. ^ "Tracy Caldwell". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  11. ^ "Gregory Chamitoff". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  12. ^ "Timothy Creamer". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  13. ^ "Michael Foreman". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  14. ^ "Michael Fossum". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  15. ^ "Stanley Love". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  16. ^ "Leland Melvin". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  17. ^ "Barbara Morgan". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  18. ^ "John Olivas". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  19. ^ "Nicholas Patrick". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  20. ^ "Garrett Reisman". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  21. ^ "Patricia Robertson". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  22. ^ "Steven Swanson". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  23. ^ "Douglas H. Wheelock". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  24. ^ "Sunita Williams". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  25. ^ "Neil Woodward". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  26. ^ "Léopold Eyharts". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  27. ^ "Paolo Nespoli". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  28. ^ Marcos Pontes
  29. ^ "Astronaut Biography: Marcos Pontes". www.spacefacts.de. Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  30. ^ "Hans Schlegel". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  31. ^ "Robert Thirsk". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  32. ^ Bjarni Tryggvason
  33. ^ "Roberto Vittori". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.

See also

External links

  • Current astronauts page
  • Retired astronauts page
  • Foreign astronauts page
  • Payload specialist astronauts page