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International Astronaut Biographies
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International astronauts are those individuals from international space agencies who have trained or served with NASA Astronauts. Astronaut assignments and category definitions (e.g., "active" astronauts, "management" astronauts) are contained in a separate FCOD policy letter. Former astronauts are those who are no longer employed by their agency.

Active and Management International Astronauts
Astronaut Status
Clervoy, Jean-François (ESA) Management
Cristoforetti, Samantha (ESA) Active
De Winne, Frank (ESA) Management
Duque, Pedro (ESA) Management
Ewald, Reinhold (ESA) Management
Eyharts, Léopold (ESA) Active
Fuglesang, Christer (ESA) Management
Furukawa, Satoshi (JAXA) Active
Gerst, Alexander (ESA) Active
Haigneré, Claudie (ESA) Management
Hansen, Jeremy (CSA) Active
Hoshide, Akihiko (JAXA) Active
Kanai, Norishige (JAXA) Active
Kuipers, André (ESA) Active
Mogensen, Andreas (ESA) Active
Mohri, Mamoru (JAXA) Management
Mukai, Chiaki (JAXA) Management
Nespoli, Paolo (ESA) Active
Noguchi, Soichi (JAXA) Active
Onishi, Takuya (JAXA) Active
Parmitano, Luca (ESA) Active
Peake, Timothy (ESA) Active
Pesquet, Thomas (ESA) Active
Reiter, Thomas (ESA) Management
Saint-Jacques, David (CSA) Active
Schlegel, Hans (ESA) Active
Thiele, Gerhard (ESA) Management
Vittori, Roberto (ESA) Management
Wakata, Koichi (JAXA) Active
Yui, Kimiya (JAXA) Active
 
Former International Astronauts
Astronaut Status
Al-Saud, Sultan Salman Abdulaziz * Former
Baudry, Patrick * Former
Bondar, Roberta Lynn * Former
Cheli, Maurizio (ESA) Former
Chrétien, Jean-Loup Former
Doi, Takao (JAXA) Former
Favier, Jean-Jacques * Former
Frimout, Dirk * Former
Furrer, Reinhard * Deceased
Garneau, Marc (CSA) Former
Guidoni, Umberto (ESA) Former
Haigneré, Jean-Pierre (ESA) Former
Hadfield, Chris A. (CSA) Former
Kadenyuk, Leonid K. * Former
MacLean, Steven G. (CSA) Former
Malerba, Franco * Former
Merbold, Ulf * Former
Messerschmid, Ernst * Former
Neri Vela, Rodolfo * Former
Nicollier, Claude (ESA) Former
Ockels, Wubbo J. * Former
Payette, Julie (CSA) Former
Perrin, Philippe (CNES) Former
Pontes, Marcos (Brazil) Former
Ramon, Ilan * Deceased
Thirsk, Robert B. (CSA) Former
Tognini, Michel (ESA) Former
Tryggvason, Bjarni V. (CSA) Former
Walter, Ulrich * Former
Williams, David R. (CSA) Former
Yamazaki, Naoko (JAXA) Former

* A special category of astronauts typically titled payload specialist refers to individuals selected and trained by commercial or research organizations for flights of a specific payload on a space flight mission.



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