Biographies of U.S. Astronauts


Pierre Joseph


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Personal data

Birthdate:  19.05.1955
Birthplace:  Groton / Connecticut
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  04.06.1985
Selection group:  NASA-11
Position:  MSP
Status:  Ret. ??.06.1995


No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  STS-36  MSP  28.02. - 04.03.1990 4d 10h 18m 
2  STS-49  MSP  08.05. - 16.05.1992 8d 21h 17m 
3  STS-62  MSP  04.03. - 18.03.1994 13d 23h 16m 
Total  27d 06h 51m 

Additional information

Bachelor of science in physics from U.S. Naval Academy, 1977; master of science in systems management from the University of Southern California, 1985; Commander, USN; USN test pilot school class 83; hobbies: Golf, running, music, family activities; later Associate Chairman, Aerospace Engineering Department, United States Naval Academy, Annapolis; in February 1999 - Vice President, Administration, Orbital Science Corp., Launch Systems Group, Dulles, Virginia; in 2001 working as Senior Manager, Space & Communications, Global Aerospace and Defense Industry; currently HawkEye President and CEO.


Last update on July 03, 2009.