Biographies of Private Astronauts

Stibbe

Eytan Meir

Israel

Israel
Eytan Stibbe

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Personal data

Birthdate:  12.01.1958
Birthplace:  Haifa
Marital status:  married
Children:  three
Selected by:  Axiom Space
Status:  Ret. 25.04.2022

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  Ax-1  Private Astronaut  08.04. - 25.04.2022 17d 01h 49m 
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Total  17d 01h 49m 
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Additional information

Colonel, Israeli Air Force, Reserve. During Operation Peace for Galilee in 1982, he shot down nine Syrian aircraft, including the MiG-23 and Su-22. At the same time, he shot down four planes during a combat mission. After completing his military service, he worked as a consultant at the Israel Aviation Industry Concern and became one of the founders of LR, which dealt with infrastructure projects in developing countries.

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Last update on July 12, 2022.

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