Biographies of U.S. Astronauts


Scott Joseph


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Personal data

Birthdate:  21.02.1964
Birthplace:  Orange, New Jersey
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  01.05.1996
Selection group:  NASA-16
Position:  CDR
Status:  Ret. 01.04.2016


No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  STS-103 Discovery  PLT  20.12.1999 - 28.12.1999 7d 23h 10m 
2  STS-118 Endeavour  CDR  08.08.2007 - 21.08.2007 12d 17h 55m 
3  Soyuz TMA-01M / ISS-25 / ISS-26  Flight Engineer / ISS-CDR  07.10.2010 - 16.03.2011 159d 08h 43m 
4  Soyuz TMA-16M / ISS-43 / ISS-44 / ISS-45 / ISS-46 / Soyuz TMA-18M  Flight Engineer / ISS-CDR  27.03.2015 - 02.03.2016 340d 08h 42m 
Total  520d 10h 30m 
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Backup assignments

No. Mission Position
1  STS-111  MS / Flight Engineer
2  Soyuz TMA-18  Flight Engineer
3  Soyuz TMA-14M  Flight Engineer

Additional information

Twin to Mark Kelly; bachelor of science in electrical engineering from the State University of New York Maritime College, 1987; master of science in aviation systems from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 1996; Captain, USN; test pilot; hobbies: Running, weight lifting, racquetball, various water sports.

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Last update on August 25, 2018.