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Space Traveller Log, Part 1 (A-G)

All astronauts, cosmonauts and taikonauts in space

Last update: 11 February 2017

 Abbreviations ASTP = Apollo-Soyuz Test Program | STS = Shuttle Transporter System | ISS = International Space Station | Pi = Pilot | MiSp = Mission Specialist (e.g. engineer, physician)
 Note All sub-orbital spacecraft flights (MR-3, MR-4) and inflight aborts (Soyuz 18A, Soyuz-T 10) of missions are counted.
First time crew members in the Challenger catastrophe (C. McAuliffe, M. Smith) are listed as well, while Apollo 1 victim R. Chaffee is included for completeness, though not counted.
Not counted as space flights are all SpaceShipOne and X-15 suborbital astronaut wings flights.

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No. Name Year Country Total Active service Programme / Space station(s) Assignment / profession;
  [first name (nickname) surname] of birth (nation) flights (from - to) Spacecraft visited Remarks / mission events
 
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1 Joseph Acaba 1967 USA 2 2009 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
2 Loren Acton 1936 USA 1 1985 STS MiSp
3 James Adamson 1946 USA 2 1989 - 1991 STS MiSp
4 Viktor Afanasyev 1948 Russia 4 1990 - Soyuz-TM Mir; ISS Pi
5 Aidyn Aimbetov 1972 KAZ 1 2016 - Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
6 Thomas Akers 1951 USA 4 1990 - 1996 STS Mir MiSp
7 Tohiro Akiyama 1942 Japan 1 1990 Soyuz-TM Mir MiSp; first Japanese cosmonaut in space
8 Valdimir Aksyonov 1935 Russia 2 1976 - 1980 Soyuz; Soyuz-T Salyut 6 MiSp
9 Edwin Buzz Aldrin 1930 USA 2 1966 - 1969 Gemini; Apollo Pi; second man to put his foot on the moon
10 Aleksandr Pan. Aleksandrov 1951 Bulgaria 1 1988 Soyuz-TM Mir MiSp; first Bulgarian cosmonaut in space
11 Aleksandr Pav. Aleksandrov 1943 Russia 2 1983 - 1987 Soyuz-T; Soyuz-TM Salyut 7; Mir MiSp
12 Andrew Allen 1955 USA 3 1992 - 1996 STS Pi
13 Joseph Allen 1937 USA 2 1982 - 1984 STS MiSp
14 Sultan Abdel-aziz Al-Saud 1956 Saudi Arabia 1 1985 STS MiSp
15 Scott Altman 1959 USA 4 1998 - STS ISS Pi
16 William Anders 1933 USA 1 1968 Apollo Pi
17 Clayton Anderson 1959 USA 2 2007 - STS ISS MiSp
18 Michael Anderson † 1959 USA 2 1998 - 2003 STS Mir MiSp; died in shuttle Columbia re-entry accident (STS-107)
19 Anousheh Ansari 1966 USA 1 2006 STS ISS MiSp; first female paying space tourist
20 Dominic (Tony) Antonelli 1967 USA 2 2009 - STS ISS Pi
21 Jerome Apt 1949 USA 4 1991 - 1996 STS Mir MiSp
22 Lee Archambault 1960 USA 2 2007 - STS ISS Pi
23 Neil Armstrong † 1930 USA 2 1966 - 1969 Gemini; Apollo Pi; Apollo 11 commander and first man on the moon!
24 Richard (Ricky) Arnold 1963 USA 1 2009 - STS ISS MiSp
25 Oleg Artemyev 1970 Latvia 1 2014 - Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
26 Anatoli Artsebarsky 1956 Russia 1 1990 - 1991 Soyuz-TM Mir Pi
27 Yuri Artyukhin † 1930 Russia 1 1974 Soyuz Salyut 3 MiSp
28 Jeffrey Ashby 1954 USA 2 1999 - STS ISS Pi
29 Oleg Atkov 1949 Russia 1 1984 Soyuz-T Salyut 7 MiSp
30 Toktar Aubakirov 1946 Kazakhstan 1 1991 Soyuz-TM Mir Pi
31 Sergei Avdeyev 1956 Russia 3 1992 - 1999 Soyuz-TM Mir MiSp; has spent more time in space than anyone else (more than 747 days)
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32 James Bagian 1952 USA 2 1989 - 1991 STS MiSp
33 Ellen Baker 1953 USA 3 1989 - STS Mir MiSp
34 Michael Baker 1953 USA 4 1991 - STS Mir Pi
35 Aleksandr Balandin 1953 Russia 1 1990 Soyuz-TM Mir MiSp
36 Michael Barratt 1959 USA 2 2009 - Soyuz-TMA; STS ISS MiSp
37 Daniel Barry 1953 USA 3 1996 - STS ISS MiSp
38 John Bartoe 1944 USA 1 1985 STS MiSp
39 Yuri Baturin 1949 Russia 1 1998 - Soyuz-TM Mir; ISS MiSp
40 Patrick Baudry 1946 France 1 1985 STS MiSp
41 Alan Bean 1932 USA 2 1969 - 1973 Apollo; Apollo/Skylab 3 Skylab-1 Pi
42 Robert Behnken 1970 USA 2 2008 - STS ISS MiSp
43 Ivan Bella 1964 Slovakia 1 1999 Soyuz-TM Mir MiSp
44 Pavel Belyayev † 1925 Russia 1 1965 Voskhod Pi
45 Georgi Beregovoi † 1921 Ukraine 1 1968 Soyuz Pi
46 Anatoli Berezovoi 1942 Russia 1 1982 Soyuz-T Salyut 7 Pi
47 John Blaha 1942 USA 5 1989 - 1996 STS Mir Pi
48 Michael Bloomfield 1959 USA 3 1997 - STS Mir; ISS Pi
49 Guion (Guy) Bluford 1942 USA 4 1983 - 1992 STS MiSp
50 Karol (Bo) Bobko 1937 USA 3 1983 - 1985 STS Pi
51 Eric Boe 1964 USA 2 2008 - STS ISS Pi
52 Charles Bolden 1946 USA 4 1986 - 1994 STS Pi
53 Roberta Bondar 1945 Canada 1 1992 STS MiSp
54 Andrei Borisenko 1964 Russia 2 2011 - Soyuz-TMA; Soyuz-MS ISS MiSp
55 Frank Bormann 1928 USA 2 1965 - 1968 Gemini Pi
56 Stephen Bowen 1964 USA 2 2008 - STS ISS MiSp
57 Kenneth Bowersox 1956 USA 5 1992 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS Pi/MiSp
58 Charles Brady † 1951 USA 1 1996 STS MiSp
59 Roy Bridges 1943 USA 1 1985 STS Pi
60 Vance Brand 1931 USA 4 1975 - 1990 Apollo-ASTP; STS Pi
61 Daniel Brandenstein 1943 USA 4 1983 - 1992 STS Pi
62 Randolph (Randy) Bresnik 1967 USA 1 2009 - STS ISS MiSp
63 Curtis Brown 1956 USA 6 1992 - 1999 STS Pi
64 David Brown † 1956 USA 1 2003 STS MiSp; died in shuttle Columbia re-entry accident (STS-107)
65 Mark Brown 1951 USA 2 1989 - 1991 STS MiSp
66 James Buchli 1945 USA 4 1985 - 1991 STS MiSp
67 Jay Buckey 1956 USA 1 1998 STS MiSp
68 Nikolai Budarin 1953 Russia 3 1995 - 2003 STS; Soyuz-TM; Soyuz-TMA Mir; ISS MiSp
69 Daniel Burbank 1961 USA 3 2000 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
70 Daniel Bursch 1957 USA 4 1993 - STS ISS MiSp
71 Valeri Bykovsky 1934 Russia 3 1963 - 1978 Vostok; Soyuz Salyut 6 Pi
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72 Robert Cabana 1949 USA 4 1990 - STS ISS Pi
73 Tracy Caldwell-Dyson 1969 USA 2 2007 - STS ISS MiSp
74 Charles Camarda 1952 USA 1 2005 - STS ISS MiSp
75 Kenneth Cameron 1949 USA 3 1991 - 1995 STS Mir Pi
76 Duane Carey 1957 USA 1 2002 STS MiSp
77 Scott Carpenter † 1925 USA 1 1962 Mercury Pi
78 Gerald Carr 1932 USA 1 1973 - 1974 Apollo/Skylab 4 Skylab-1 Pi; final long endurance Skylab-1 visit
79 Manley (Sonny) Carter † 1947 USA 1 1989 STS MiSp
80 John Casper 1943 USA 4 1990 - 1996 STS Pi
81 Christopher Cassidy 1970 USA 2 2009 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
82 Robert Cenker 1948 USA 1 1986 STS MiSp
83 Eugene Cernan 1934 USA 3 1966 - 1972 Gemini; Apollo Pi; last man on the moon, to date
Roger Chaffee † 1935 USA 1967 (Apollo) Pi; died in Apollo 1 (AS-204) flash fire on launch pad
84 Gregory Chamitoff 1962 USA 2 2008 - STS ISS MiSp
85 Franklin Chang-Díaz 1950 USA 7 1986 - STS Mir; ISS MiSp
86 Kalpana Chawla † 1961 USA 2 1997 - 2003 STS Indian born MiSp; died in shuttle Columbia re-entry accident (STS-107)
87 Maurizio Cheli 1959 Italy 1 1996 STS MiSp
88 Chen Dong 1978 China 1 2016 - Shenzhou Tiangong 2 MiSp
89 Leroy Chiao 1960 USA 4 1994 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
90 Kevin Chilton 1954 USA 3 1992 - 1996 STS Mir Pi
91 Jean-Loup Chrétien 1938 France 3 1982 - 1997 Soyuz-T; Soyuz-TM; STS Salyut 7; Mir MiSp; first French cosmonaut in space
92 Laurel Clark † 1961 USA 1 2003 STS MiSp; died in shuttle Columbia re-entry accident (STS-107)
93 Mary Cleave 1947 USA 2 1985 - 1989 STS MiSp
94 Jean-Francois Clervoy 1958 France 3 1994 - STS Mir MiSp
95 Michael Clifford 1952 USA 3 1992 - 1996 STS Mir MiSp
96 Michael Coats 1946 USA 3 1984 - 1991 STS Pi
97 Kenneth Cockrell 1950 USA 5 1993 - STS ISS Pi
98 Catherine Coleman 1960 USA 3 1995 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
99 Eileen Collins 1956 USA 4 1995 - STS ISS Pi; first female Space Shuttle commander
100 Michael Collins 1930 USA 2 1966 - 1969 Gemini; Apollo Pi
101 Charles (Pete) Conrad † 1930 USA 2 1965 - 1973 Gemini; Apollo/Skylab 2 Skylab-1 Pi
102 Gordon Cooper † 1927 USA 2 1963 - 1965 Mercury; Gemini Pi; first astronaut to fly twice
103 Richard Covey 1946 USA 4 1985 - 1993 STS Pi
104 Timothy (TJ) Creamer 1959 USA 1 2009 - Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
105 John Creighton 1943 USA 3 1985 - 1991 STS Pi
106 Robert Crippen 1937 USA 4 1981 - 1984 STS Pi; pilot on maiden shuttle flight (Columbia)
107 Samantha Cristoforetti 1977 Italy 1 2014 - Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
108 Roger Crouch 1940 USA 2 1997 STS MiSp
109 Frank Culbertson 1949 USA 3 1990 - 2001 STS ISS Pi
110 Walter Cunningham 1932 USA 1 1968 Apollo Pi; first US three men spacecraft flight
111 Robert Curbeam 1962 USA 2 1997 - STS ISS MiSp
112 Nancy Currie (Sherlock) 1958 USA 4 1993 - STS ISS MiSp
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113 Nancy Davis 1953 USA 3 1992 - 1997 STS MiSp
114 Lawrence DeLucas 1950 USA 1 1992 STS MiSp
115 Lev Demin † 1926 Russia 1 1974 Soyuz MiSp
116 Frank De Winne 1961 Belgium 2 2002 - Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
117 Vladimir Dezhurov 1962 Russia 2 1995 - 2001 Soyuz-TM; STS Mir; ISS Pi/MiSp
118 Georgi Dobrovolsky † 1928 Russia 1 1971 Soyuz Salyut 1 Pi; first ever flight to a space station; Soyuz 11 crew died at landing due to loss of cabin atmosphere
119 Takao Doi 1954 Japan 2 1997 - STS ISS MiSp
120 Benjamin (Alvin) Drew 1962 USA 2 2007 - STS ISS MiSp
121 Brian Duffy 1953 USA 4 1992 - 2000 STS ISS Pi
122 Charles Duke 1935 USA 1 1972 Apollo Pi
123 Bonnie Dunbar 1949 USA 5 1985 - STS Mir MiSp
124 Pedro Duque 1963 Spain 2 1998 - STS ISS MiSp
125 Samuel Durrance 1943 USA 2 1990 - 1995 STS MiSp
126 James Dutton 1968 USA 1 2010 - STS ISS Pi
127 Vladimir Dzhanibekov 1942 Russia 5 1978 - 1985 Soyuz; Soyuz-T Salyut 6 & 7 Pi
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128 Joe Edwards 1958 USA 1 1998 STS Mir Pi
129 Donn Eisele † 1930 USA 1 1968 Apollo Pi; first US three men spacecraft flight
130 Anthony England 1942 USA 1 1985 STS MiSp
131 Joseph Engle 1932 USA 2 1981 - 1985 STS Pi; performed test glide flights with shuttle Enterprise (OV-101)
132 Ronald Evans † 1933 USA 1 1972 Apollo Pi
133 Reinhold Ewald 1956 Germany 1 1997 Soyuz-TM Mir MiSp
134 Leopold Eyharts 1957 France 2 1998 - Soyuz-TM; STS Mir; ISS MiSp
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135 John Fabian 1939 USA 2 1983 - 1985 STS MiSp
136 Mohammed Faris 1951 Syria 1 1987 Soyuz-TM Mir MiSp; first Syrian cosmonaut in space
137 Bertalan Farkas 1949 Hungaria 1 1980 Soyuz Salyut 6 MiSp; fifth Interkosmos
138 Jean-Jacques Favier 1949 France 1 1996 STS MiSp
139 Fei Junlong 1966 China 1 2005 - Shenzhou Pi
140 Konstantin Feoktisov † 1926 Russia 1 1964 Voskhod Pi; member of first Voskhod crew
141 Christopher Ferguson 1961 USA 3 2006 - STS ISS Pi
142 Martin Fettman 1956 USA 1 1993 STS MiSp
143 Andrew Feustel 1965 USA 2 2009 - STS ISS MiSp
144 Anatoli Filipchenko 1928 Russia 2 1969 - 1974 Soyuz Pi
145 Michael (Mike) Fincke 1967 USA 3 2004 - Soyuz-TMA; STS ISS MiSp
146 Anna Fisher 1949 USA 1 1984 STS MiSp
147 William Fisher 1946 USA 1 1985 STS MiSp
148 Klaus-Dietrich Flade 1952 Germany 1 1992 Soyuz-TM Mir MiSp
149 Michael Foale 1957 USA 6 1992 - 2004 STS Mir; ISS MiSp
150 Kevin Ford 1960 USA 2 2009 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS Pi & MiSp
151 Michael Foreman 1957 USA 2 2008 - STS ISS MiSp
152 Patrick Forrester 1957 USA 3 2001 - STS ISS MiSp
153 Michael Fossum 1957 USA 3 2006 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
154 Stephen Frick 1964 USA 2 2002 - STS ISS Pi
155 Dirk Frimout 1941 Belgium 1 1992 STS MiSp
156 Christer Fuglesang 1957 Sweden 2 2006 - STS ISS MiSp
157 Gordon Fullerton 1936 USA 2 1982 - 1985 STS Pi
158 Reinhard Furrer † 1940 Germany 1 1985 STS MiSp
159 Satoshi Furukawa 1964 Japan 1 2011 - Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
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160 Francis (Drew) Gaffney 1946 USA 1 1991 STS MiSp
161 Yuri Gagarin † 1934 Russia 1 1961 Vostok Pi; first man in space on 12-Apr-1961
162 Ronald Garan 1961 USA 2 2008 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
163 Dale Gardner 1948 USA 2 1983 - 1984 STS MiSp
164 Guy Gardner 1948 USA 2 1988 - 1990 STS Pi
165 Edwin (Jake) Garn 1932 USA 1 1985 STS MiSp; then US Senator
166 Joseph Garneau 1949 Canada 3 1984 - 2000 STS ISS MiSp
167 Owen Garriott 1930 USA 2 1973 - 1983 Apollo/Skylab 3; STS Skylab-1 Pi
168 Richard Garriott 1961 UK / USA 1 2008 - Soyuz-TMA ISS Space tourist
169 Charles Gemar 1955 USA 3 1990 - 1994 STS MiSp
170 Michael Gernhardt 1956 USA 4 1995 - STS ISS MiSp
171 Alexander Gerst 1976 Germany 1 2014 - Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
172 Edward Gibson 1936 USA 1 1973 - 1974 Apollo/Skylab 4 Skylab-1 Pi; final long endurance Skylab-1 visit
173 Robert (Hoot) Gibson 1946 USA 5 1984 - 1995 STS Mir Pi
174 Yuri Gidzenko 1962 Russia 3 1995 - 2002 Soyuz-TM Mir; ISS Pi; first ISS Expedition Crew
175 Yuri Glazkov † 1939 Russia 1 1977 Soyuz Salyut 5 MiSp
176 John Glenn † 1921 USA 2 1962 / 1998 Mercury; STS Pi; first American in Earth orbit; oldest astronaut to date
177 Linda Godwin 1952 USA 4 1991 - STS Mir; ISS MiSp
178 Michael Good 1962 USA 2 2009 - STS ISS MiSp
179 Viktor Gorbatko 1934 Russia 3 1969 - 1980 Soyuz Salyut 5 & 6 Pi
180 Richard Gordon 1929 USA 2 1966 - 1969 Gemini; Apollo Pi
181 Dominic Gorie 1957 USA 4 1998 - STS Mir; ISS Pi; member of final Shuttle/Mir mission
182 Ronald Grabe 1945 USA 4 1985 - 1993 STS Pi
183 Georgi Grechko 1931 Russia 3 1975 - 1985 Soyuz; Soyuz-T Salyut 4, 6 & 7 MiSp
184 Frederick Gregory 1941 USA 3 1985 - 1991 STS Pi
185 William Gregory 1957 USA 1 1995 STS Pi
186 Stanley Griggs † 1939 USA 1 1985 STS Pi
187 Virgil (Gus) Grissom † 1926 USA 2 1961 - 1967 Mercury; Gemini; (Apollo) Pi; died in Apollo 1 (AS-204) flash fire on launch pad
188 John Grunsfeld 1958 USA 5 1995 - STS Mir; ISS MiSp
189 Aleksey Gubarev 1931 Russia 2 1975 - 1978 Soyuz Salyut 4 & 6 Pi
190 Umberto Guidoni 1954 Italy 2 1996 - STS ISS MiSp
191 Jugderdemidiin Gurragcha 1947 Mongolia 1 1981 Soyuz Salyut 6 MiSp; eighth Interkosmos mission
192 Sidney McNeil Gutierrez 1951 USA 2 1991 - 1994 STS Pi