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Astronauts

The Space Institute is honored to include this distinguished list of astronauts as UTSI Alumni! Click the name for more information.

Henry W. (Hank) Hartsfield (Colonel, USAF (Ret.)) (Deceased 2014)

Henry Hartsfield

Year selected:        1969
Astronaut Status:    Former
UTSI Degree / Year: M.S. Engineering Science, 1971
Space Flight Experience:

Chris Hadfield (Colonel, CAF (Ret.))

Chris Hadfield

Year Selected: 1992
Astronaut Status: Active
UTSI Degree / Year: M.S. Aviation Systems, 1992
Space Flight Experience:

Dominic L. Pudwill Gorie (Captain, USN (Ret.))

Dominic Gorie

Year Selected: 1994
Astronaut Status: Former
UTSI Degree / Year: M.S. Aviation Systems, 1990
Space Flight Experience:

Jeffrey S. Ashby (Captain, USN (Ret.))

Jeffrey Ashby

Year Selected: 1994
Astronaut Status: Former
UTSI Degree / Year: M.S. Aviation Systems, 1993
Space Flight Experience:\

Joe Frank Edwards Jr. (Commander, USN (Ret.))

Joe Edwards Jr.

Year Selected: 1994
Astronaut Status: Former
UTSI Degree / Year: M.S. Aviation Systems, 1994
Space Flight Experience:

 

 

Scott Joseph Kelly (Captain, USN)

Scott Kelly

Year Selected: 1996
Astronaut Status: Active
UTSI Degree / Year: M.S. Aviation Systems, 1996
Space Flight Experience:

 

William A. Oefelein (Commander, USN)

William A. Oefelein

Year Selected: 1998
Astronaut Status: Former
UTSI Degree / Year: M.S. Aviation Systems, 1998
Space Flight Experience:

 

 

Barry E. “Butch” Wilmore (Captain, USN)

Barry E. “Butch” Wilmore

Year Selected: 2000
Astronaut Status: Active
UTSI Degree / Year: M.S. Aviation Systems, 1994
Space Flight Experience:

 

 

Randolph J. “Komrade” Bresnik (Colonel, USMC)

Randolph Bresnik

Year Selected: 2004
Astronaut Status: Active
UTSI Degree / Year: M.S. Aviation Systems, 2002
Space Flight Experience:

 

 

 

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