Thomas Pesquet

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First name and last name Thomas Pesquet
Date of birth 27.02.1978
Nationality French
Space Agency European Space Agency (ESA)
Status Active
Type of astronaut Space Agency

Additional information Thomas Pesquet

Thomas Gautier Pesquet is a French aerospace engineer, pilot, and European Space Agency astronaut. Pesquet was selected by ESA as a candidate in May 2009, and he successfully completed his basic training in November 2010. From November 2016 to June 2017, Pesquet was part of Expeditions 50 and 51 on the International Space Station as a flight engineer.