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Astronaut

Person engaged in or trained for spaceflight.

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Astronaut

Barry E. Wilmore

Astronomy; Astronaut

Barry Eugene "Butch" Wilmore (born 29 December 1962 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee) is a NASA astronaut and United States Navy test pilot. He has had one spaceflight, which was an 11-day Space Shuttle ...

Sunita Williams

Astronomy; Astronaut

Sunita Williams (born September 19, 1965) is a United States Naval officer and a NASA astronaut. She was assigned to the International Space Station as a member of Expedition 14 and then joined ...

Jeffrey Williams

Astronomy; Astronaut

Jeffrey Nels Williams (born January 18, 1958) is a retired United States Army officer and a NASA astronaut. He is a veteran of three space flights.

Donald Williams

Astronomy; Astronaut

Captain Donald Edward Williams (United States Navy, Retired) (born February 13, 1942) is a former NASA astronaut. He has logged a total of 287 hours and 35 minutes in space.

Dafydd Williams

Astronomy; Astronaut

Dafydd Rhys "Dave" Williams (born May 16, 1954) is a Canadian physician and a retired CSA astronaut. He had two spaceflights, both of which were Space Shuttle missions. His first spaceflight, STS-90 ...

Clifton Williams

Astronomy; Astronaut

Clifton Curtis 'C.C.' Williams (September 26, 1932 - October 5, 1967) was a NASA astronaut, a Naval Aviator, and a Major in the United States Marine Corps who was killed in a plane crash; he had ...

Terrence W. Wilcutt

Astronomy; Astronaut

Terrence Wade Wilcutt (born 31 October 1949) is an United States Marine Corps officer and a NASA astronaut. He is a veteran of four space shuttle missions. Wilcutt is currently the Deputy Director, ...

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