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NASA Astronaut Group 17

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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 eight pilots, 17 mission specialists, and seven international mission specialists who became NASA astronauts. They began training in August 1998.

Pilots

Group Patch

Mission specialists

International mission specialists

See also

References

  1. ^ McCarter, Jennifer; Hawley, Eileen M. (June 4, 1998). "NASA NAMES ASTRONAUT CLASS OF 1998" (Press release). NASA. 98-97. Archived from the original on February 8, 2017. Retrieved April 28, 2021.
  2. ^ "Lee J. Archambault" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. March 2013. Archived (PDF) from the original on September 15, 2020. Retrieved April 18, 2022.
  3. ^ a b c d e "STS-117 Press Kit" (PDF). NASA. June 2007. Archived (PDF) from the original on January 22, 2022. Retrieved April 18, 2022.
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  5. ^ "Christopher J. Ferguson" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. December 2011. Archived (PDF) from the original on February 12, 2022. Retrieved April 18, 2022.
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  8. ^ "STS-135 Press Kit" (PDF). NASA. July 2011. Archived (PDF) from the original on March 24, 2022. Retrieved April 18, 2022.
  9. ^ "Kenneth T. Ham" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. June 2012. Archived (PDF) from the original on December 12, 2021. Retrieved April 18, 2022.
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  12. ^ "Gregory C. Johnson" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. February 2017. Archived (PDF) from the original on June 8, 2021. Retrieved April 18, 2022.
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  14. ^ "Gregory H. Johnson" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. August 2013. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 12, 2021. Retrieved April 18, 2022.
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  16. ^ a b "STS-134 Press Kit" (PDF). NASA. April 2011. Archived (PDF) from the original on January 14, 2022. Retrieved April 18, 2022.
  17. ^ "William A. Oefelein" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. August 2013. Archived (PDF) from the original on March 29, 2021. Retrieved April 18, 2022.
  18. ^ a b c "STS-116 Press Kit" (PDF). NASA. December 2006. Archived (PDF) from the original on October 8, 2021. Retrieved April 18, 2022.
  19. ^ "Alan G. Poindexter" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. August 2012. Archived (PDF) from the original on April 18, 2022. Retrieved April 18, 2022.
  20. ^ a b c "STS-122 Press Kit" (PDF). NASA. February 2008. Archived (PDF) from the original on November 30, 2021. Retrieved April 18, 2022.
  21. ^ a b "STS-131 Press Kit" (PDF). NASA. April 2010. Archived (PDF) from the original on November 24, 2021. Retrieved April 18, 2022.
  22. ^ "George D. Zamka" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. August 2012. Archived (PDF) from the original on June 29, 2021. Retrieved April 18, 2022.
  23. ^ a b c "STS-120 Press Kit" (PDF). NASA. October 2007. Archived (PDF) from the original on January 30, 2022. Retrieved April 18, 2022.
  24. ^ a b "STS-130 Press Kit" (PDF). NASA. January 2010. Archived (PDF) from the original on January 30, 2022. Retrieved April 18, 2022.
  25. ^ "Clayton C. Anderson" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. January 2013. Archived (PDF) from the original on April 4, 2022. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  26. ^ "Tracy Caldwell Dyson" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. March 2016. Archived (PDF) from the original on December 2, 2020. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  27. ^ "STS-118 Press Kit" (PDF). NASA. July 2007. Archived (PDF) from the original on April 10, 2022. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  28. ^ "Gregory Errol Chamitoff" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. July 2011. Archived (PDF) from the original on April 15, 2022. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  29. ^ "Timothy J. "TJ" Creamer" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. October 2019. Archived (PDF) from the original on November 15, 2021. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  30. ^ "Michael J. Foreman" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. July 2015. Archived (PDF) from the original on April 19, 2022. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  31. ^ a b "STS-129 Press Kit" (PDF). NASA. November 2009. Archived (PDF) from the original on November 24, 2021. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  32. ^ "Michael E. Fossum" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. January 2017. Archived (PDF) from the original on December 19, 2021. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  33. ^ "STS-121 Press Kit" (PDF). NASA. May 2006. Archived (PDF) from the original on April 11, 2022. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  34. ^ "Stanley G. Love" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. May 2019. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 13, 2021. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  35. ^ "Leland D. Melvin" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. March 2014. Archived (PDF) from the original on March 9, 2022. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  36. ^ "Barbara Radding Morgan" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. July 2010. Archived (PDF) from the original on February 8, 2022. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  37. ^ "John D. Olivas" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. June 2010. Archived (PDF) from the original on May 25, 2021. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  38. ^ "STS-128 Press Kit" (PDF). NASA. August 2009. Archived (PDF) from the original on February 7, 2022. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  39. ^ "Nicholas J. M. Patrick" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. June 2012. Archived (PDF) from the original on November 19, 2021. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  40. ^ "Garett E. Reisman" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. June 2011. Archived (PDF) from the original on February 18, 2021. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  41. ^ "Patricia Hilliard Robertson" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. August 2012. Archived (PDF) from the original on April 19, 2022. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  42. ^ "Steven R. Swanson" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. February 2016. Archived (PDF) from the original on January 20, 2022. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  43. ^ "Douglas H. Wheelock" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. March 2016. Archived (PDF) from the original on April 19, 2022. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  44. ^ "Sunita L. Williams" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. August 2018. Archived (PDF) from the original on January 3, 2022. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  45. ^ "Neil W. Woodward III" (PDF). Biographical Data. Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. October 2008. Archived (PDF) from the original on July 26, 2021. Retrieved April 19, 2022.
  46. ^ "Léopold Eyharts". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  47. ^ "Paolo Nespoli". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  48. ^ Marcos Pontes
  49. ^ "Astronaut Biography: Marcos Pontes". www.spacefacts.de. Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  50. ^ "Hans Schlegel". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  51. ^ "Robert Thirsk". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
  52. ^ Bjarni Tryggvason
  53. ^ "Roberto Vittori". Retrieved Apr 29, 2019.
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