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Space Traveller Log, Part 3 (P-Z)

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
 
  P  
366 Gennadi Padalka 1958 Russia 5 1998 - Soyuz-TM; Soyuz-TMA Mir; ISS Pi & MiSp
367 William Pailes 1952 USA 1 1985 STS MiSp
368 Scott Parazynski 1961 USA 4 1994 - STS Mir; ISS MiSp
369 Ronald Parise † 1951 USA 2 1990 - 1995 STS MiSp
370 Robert Parker 1936 USA 2 1983 - 1990 STS MiSp
371 Luca Parmitano 1976 Italy 1 2013 - Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
372 Nicholas Patrick 1964 USA 2 2006 - STS ISS MiSp
373 Viktor Patsayev † 1933 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
374 James Pawelczyk 1960 USA 1 1998 STS MiSp
375 Julie Payette 1963 Canada 2 1999 - STS ISS MiSp
376 Gary Payton 1948 USA 1 1985 STS MiSp
377 Timothy Peake 1972 UK 1 2015 - Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
378 Philippe Perrin 1963 France 1 2002 STS ISS MiSp
379 Thomas Pesquet 1978 France 1 2016 - Soyuz-MS ISS MiSp
380 Donald Peterson 1933 USA 1 1983 STS MiSp; first flight of space shuttle Challenger
381 Donald Pettit 1955 USA 3 2002 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
382 John Phillips 1951 USA 3 2001 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
383 William Pogue 1930 USA 1 1973 - 1974 Apollo/Skylab 4 Skylab-1 Pi; final long endurance Skylab-1 visit
384 Alan Poindexter † 1961 USA 2 2008 - 2012 STS ISS Pi
385 Mark Polansky 1956 USA 3 2001 - STS ISS Pi
386 Aleksandr Polishchuk 1953 Russia 1 1993 Soyuz-TM Mir MiSp
387 Valeri Polyakov 1942 Russia 2 1988 - 1995 Soyuz-TM Mir MiSp
388 Marcos Pontes 1963 Brazil 1 2006 - Soyuz-TMA ISS Pi
389 Leonid Popov 1945 Ukraine 3 1980 - 1982 Soyuz; Soyuz-T Salyut 6 & 7 Pi
390 Pavel Popovich † 1930 Ukraine 2 1962 - 1974 Vostok; Soyuz Pi
391 Charles Precourt 1955 USA 4 1993 - STS Mir Pi
392 Dumitru Prunariu 1952 Rumania 1 1981 Soyuz Salyut 6 MiSp; ninth Interkosmos mission
  R  
393 Sergei Ryazansky 1974 Russia 1 2013 - Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
394 Ilan Ramon † 1954 Israel 1 2003 STS MiSp; died in shuttle Columbia re-entry accident (STS-107)
395 William Readdy 1952 USA 3 1992 - STS Mir Pi
396 Kenneth Reightler 1951 USA 2 1991 - 1994 STS Pi
397 James Reilly 1954 USA 2 1998 - STS Mir; ISS MiSp
398 Garrett Reisman 1968 USA 2 2008 - STS ISS MiSp
399 Thomas Reiter 1958 Germany 2 1995 - Soyuz-TM; STS Mir; ISS MiSp
400 Vladimir Remek 1948 Czech Republic 1 1978 Soyuz Salyut 6 MiSp; first Interkosmos mission
401 Judith Resnik † 1949 USA 2 1984 - 1986 STS MiSp; died in shuttle Challenger explosion (STS 51-L)
402 Sergei Revin 1966 Russia 1 2012 - Soyuz-TMA ISS En
403 Richard (Dick) Richards 1946 USA 5 1989 - 2001 STS ISS Pi
404 Sally Ride † 1951 USA 2 1983 - 1984 STS MiSp; first female astronaut on the shuttle
405 Stephen Robinson 1955 USA 4 1997 - STS ISS MiSp
406 Roman Romanenko 1971 Russia 2 2009 - Soyuz-TMA ISS Pi/MiSp
407 Yuri Romanenko 1944 Russia 3 1977 - 1987 Soyuz; Soyuz-TM Salyut 6; Mir Pi
408 Kent Rominger 1956 USA 5 1995 - STS ISS Pi
409 Stuart Roosa † 1933 USA 1 1971 Apollo Pi
410 Jerry Ross 1948 USA 7 1985 - STS Mir; ISS MiSp
411 Valeri Rozhdestvensky 1939 Russia 1 1976 Soyuz MiSp
412 Kathleen Rubins 1978 USA 1 2016 - Soyuz MS ISS MiSp
413 Nikolai Rukavishnikov † 1932 Russia 3 1971 - 1979 Soyuz; ASTP Salyut 1 & 6 MiSp
414 Mario Runco 1952 USA 3 1991 - STS MiSp
415 Valeri Ryumin 1939 Russia 4 1977 - 1998 Soyuz; STS Salyut 6 MiSp
416 Sergey Ryzhikov 1974 Russia 1 2016 - Soyuz-MS ISS Pi
  S  
417 Albert Sacco 1949 USA 1 1995 STS MiSp
418 Aleksandr Samokutyayev 1970 Russia 2 2011 - Soyuz-TMA ISS Pi
419 Gennadi Sarafanov † 1942 Russia 1 1974 Soyuz Pi
420 Robert Satcher 1965 USA 1 2009 - STS ISS MiSp
421 Viktor Savinykh 1940 Russia 3 1981 - 1988 Soyuz-T; Soyuz-TM Salyut 6 & 7; Mir MiSp
422 Svetlana Savitskaya 1948 Russia 2 1982 - 1984 Soyuz-T Salyut 7 MiSp
423 Walter Schirra † 1923 USA 3 1962 - 1968 Mercury; Gemini; Apollo Pi; only astronaut to fly all three US capsules
424 Hans Wilhelm Schlegel 1951 Germany 2 1993 STS ISS MiSp
425 Harrison (Jack) Schmitt 1935 USA 1 1972 Apollo MiSp; final moon landing; the only scientist (geologist) to put his foot on the moon
426 Russell Schweickart 1935 USA 1 1969 Apollo Pi
427 Francis Scobee † 1939 USA 2 1984 - 1986 STS Pi; died in shuttle Challenger explosion (STS 51-L)
428 David Scott 1932 USA 3 1966 - 1971 Gemini; Apollo Pi
429 Winston Scott 1950 USA 2 1996 - 1997 STS MiSp
430 Paul Scully-Power 1944 USA 1 1984 STS MiSp
431 Richard Searfoss 1956 USA 3 1993 - 1998 STS Mir Pi
432 Margaret Seddon 1947 USA 3 1985 - 1993 STS MiSp
433 Ronald Sega 1952 USA 2 1994 - 1996 STS Mir MiSp
434 Piers Sellers 1955 USA 3 2002 - STS ISS MiSp
435 Aleksandr Serebrov 1944 Russia 4 1982 - 1994 Soyuz-T; Soyuz-TM Salyut 7; Mir MiSp
436 Yelena Serova 1976 Russia 1 2014 - Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
437 Vitali Sevastyanov 1935 Russia 2 1970 - 1975 Soyuz; Salyut 4 MiSp
438 Yuri Shargin 1960 Russia 1 2004 - Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
439 Saliszan Sharipov 1964 Uzbekhistan 2 1998 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
440 Rakesh Sharma 1949 India 1 1984 Soyuz-T Salyut 7 MiSp
441 Helen Sharman 1963 UK 1 1991 Soyuz-TM Mir MiSp; first British female cosmonaut in space
442 Vladimir Shatalov 1927 Russia 3 1969 - 1971 Soyuz (Salyut 1) Pi
443 Brewster Shaw 1945 USA 3 1983 - 1989 STS Pi
444 Alan Shepard † 1923 USA 2 1961 - 1971 Mercury; Apollo Pi; first American (suborbital) space flight
445 William Shepherd 1949 USA 4 1988 - 2001 STS; Soyuz-TM ISS MiSp; first ISS Expedition Crew
446 Anton Shkaplerov 1972 Ukraine 2 2011 - Soyuz-TMA ISS Pi
447 Georgi Shonin † 1935 Russia 1 1969 Soyuz Pi
448 Loren Shriver 1944 USA 3 1985 - 1992 STS Pi
449 Mark Shuttleworth 1973 South Africa 1 2002 Soyuz-TM ISS MiSp; second (paying) tourist in Space
450 Charles Simonyi 1948 USA 2 2007 - 2009 Soyuz-TMA ISS only Space tourist to fly twice
451 Oleg Skripochka 1969 Russia 2 2010 - Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
452 Aleksandr Skvortsov 1966 Russia 2 2010 - Soyuz-TMA ISS Pi
453 Donald (Deke) Slayton † 1924 USA 1 1975 Apollo-ASTP Pi
454 Michael Smith † 1945 USA 1 1986 STS Pi; died in shuttle Challenger explosion (STS 51-L)
455 Steven Smith 1958 USA 4 1994 - STS ISS MiSp
456 Anatoliy Solovyov 1948 Russia 5 1988 - 1997 Soyuz-TM; STS Mir Pi
457 Vladimir Solovyov 1946 Russia 2 1984 - 1986 Soyuz-T Salyut 7; Mir MiSp
458 Sherwood Spring 1944 USA 1 1985 STS MiSp
459 Robert Springer 1942 USA 2 1989 - 1990 STS MiSp
460 Thomas Stafford 1930 USA 4 1965 - 1975 Gemini; Apollo; ASTP Pi
461 Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper 1963 USA 2 2006 - STS ISS MiSp
462 Robert Stewart 1942 USA 2 1984 - 1985 STS MiSp
463 Nicole Stott 1962 USA 2 2009 - STS ISS MiSp
464 Gennadi Strekalov † 1940 Russia 6 1980 - 1995 Soyuz-T; Soyuz-TM Salyut 6 & 7; Mir MiSp; Soyuz-T 10 crew saved by abort system after launch vehicle blew up on pad at Tyuratam
465 Frederick Sturckow 1961 USA 4 1998 - STS ISS Pi
466 Kathryn Sullivan 1951 USA 3 1984 - 1992 STS MiSp
467 Maksim Surayev 1972 Russia 2 2009 - Soyuz-TMA ISS Pi & MiSp
468 Steven Swanson 1960 USA 3 2007 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
469 John (Jack) Swigert † 1931 USA 1 1970 Apollo Pi; moon landing fails but Apollo 13 crew returns safely to Earth
  T  
470 Arnoldo Tamayo-Mendez 1942 Cuba 1 1980 Soyuz Salyut 6 MiSp; seventh Interkosmos mission
471 Daniel Tani 1961 USA 1 2001 - STS ISS MiSp
472 Joseph Tanner 1950 USA 4 1994 - STS ISS MiSp
473 Yevgeni Tarelkin 1974 Russia 1 2013 - Soyuz-TMA ISS Pi
474 Valentina Tereshkova 1937 Russia 1 1963 Vostok Pi; first woman in space!
475 Norman Thagard 1943 USA 5 1983 - 1995 STS; Soyuz-TM Mir MiSp
476 Gerhard Thiele 1953 Germany 1 2000 - STS MiSp
477 Robert Thirsk 1953 Canada 2 1996 STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
478 Andrew Thomas 1951 USA 4 1996 - STS Mir; ISS MiSp
479 Donald Thomas 1955 USA 4 1994 - STS MiSp
480 Kathryn Thornton 1952 USA 4 1989 - 1995 STS MiSp
481 William Thornton 1929 USA 2 1983 - 1985 STS MiSp
482 Pierre Thuot 1955 USA 3 1990 - 1994 STS MiSp
483 Dennis Tito 1940 USA 1 2000 Soyuz-TM ISS first (paying) tourist in Space!
484 Gherman Titov † 1935 Russia 1 1961 Vostok Pi
485 Vladimir Titov 1947 Russia 5 1983 - 1997 Soyuz-T; Soyuz-TM; STS Mir Pi
486 Michel Tognini 1949 France 2 1992 - 1999 Soyuz-TM; STS MiSp
487 Valeryi Tokarev 1952 Russia 2 1999 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS Pi
488 Sergei Treshchev 1958 Russia 1 2002 - STS ISS MiSp
489 Eugene Huu-Chau Trinh 1950 USA 1 1992 STS MiSp
490 Richard Truly 1937 USA 2 1981 - 1983 STS Pi; performed test glide flights with shuttle Enterprise (OV-101)
491 Bjarni Tryggvason 1945 Canada 1 1997 STS MiSp
492 Vasili Tsibliyev 1954 Russia 2 1993 - 1997 Soyuz-TM Mir Pi
493 Pham Tuan 1947 Vietnam 1 1980 Soyuz Salyut 6 MiSp; sixth Interkosmos mission
494 Mikhail Tyurin 1960 Russia 3 2001 - STS ISS MiSp
  U  
495 Yuri Usachyov 1957 Russia 4 1994 - 2001 Soyuz-TM; STS Mir; ISS MiSp
  V  
496 Lodewijk van den Berg 1932 USA 1 1985 STS MiSp
497 James (Ox) van Hoften 1944 USA 2 1984 - 1985 STS MiSp
498 Vladimir Vasyutin † 1952 Russia 1 1985 Soyuz-T Salyut 7 Pi
499 Charles Veach † 1944 USA 2 1991 - 1992 STS MiSp
500 Franz Viehböck 1960 Austria 1 1991 Soyuz-TM Mir MiSp
501 Aleksandr Viktorenko 1947 Russia 4 1987 - 1995 Soyuz-TM Mir Pi
502 Pavel Vinogradov 1953 Russia 3 1997 - Soyuz-TM; Soyuz-TMA Mir; ISS MiSp
503 Terry Virts 1967 USA 2 2010 - STS ISS Pi
504 Roberto Vittori 1964 Italy 3 2002 - Soyuz-TM; Soyuz-TMA; STS ISS MiSp
505 Igor Volk 1937 Ukraine 1 1984 Soyuz-T Salyut 7 Pi
506 Aleksandr Volkov 1948 Ukraine 3 1985 - 1992 Soyuz-T; Soyuz-TM Salyut 7; Mir Pi
507 Sergei Volkov 1973 Ukraine 3 2008 - Soyuz-TMA ISS Pi
508 Vladislav Volkov † 1935 Russia 2 1969 - 1971 Soyuz Salyut 1 MiSp; first ever flight to a space station; Soyuz 11 crew died at landing due to loss of cabin atmosph.
509 Boris Volynov 1934 Russia 2 1969 - 1976 Soyuz Pi
510 James Voss 1949 USA 5 1991 - STS ISS MiSp
511 Janice Voss 1956 USA 5 1993 - STS MiSp
  W  
512 Koichi Wakata 1963 Japan 4 1996 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
513 Rex Walheim 1962 USA 3 2002 - STS ISS MiSp
514 Charles Walker 1948 USA 3 1984 - 1985 STS MiSp
515 David Walker † 1944 USA 4 1984 - 1995 STS Pi
516 Shannon Walker 1965 USA 1 2010 - Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
517 Ulrich Walter 1954 Germany 1 1993 STS MiSp
518 Carl Walz 1955 USA 4 1993 - STS Mir; ISS MiSp
519 Taylor Gun-Jin Wang 1940 USA 1 1985 STS MiSp
520 Yaping Wang 1980 China 1 2013 - Shenzhou Tiangong 1 MiSp
521 Mary Weber 1962 USA 2 1995 - 2000 STS ISS MiSp
522 Paul Weitz 1932 USA 2 1973 - 1983 Apollo/Skylab 2; STS Skylab-1 Pi
523 James Wetherbee 1952 USA 6 1990 - 2002 STS Mir; ISS Pi
524 Douglas Wheelock 1960 USA 2 2007 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
525 Edward White † 1930 USA 1 1965 - 1967 Gemini; (Apollo) Pi; died in Apollo 1 (AS-204) flash fire on launch pad
526 Peggy Whitson 1960 USA 3 2002 - STS; Soyuz-TMA; Soyuz-MS ISS MiSp
527 Terrence Wilcutt 1949 USA 4 1994 - STS Mir; ISS Pi
528 Dafydd (Dave) Williams 1954 USA 1 1998 - STS MiSp
529 Donald Williams 1942 USA 2 1985 - 1989 STS Pi
530 Jeffrey Williams 1958 USA 4 2000 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
531 Sunita Williams 1965 USA 2 2006 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
532 Barry Wilmore 1962 USA 2 2009 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS Pi, MiSp
533 Stephanie Wilson 1966 USA 2 2006 - STS ISS MiSp
534 Gregory Wiseman 1975 USA 1 2014 - Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
535 Peter (Jeff) Wisoff 1958 USA 4 1993 - 2000 STS Mir; ISS MiSp
536 David Wolf 1956 USA 4 1993 - STS Mir; ISS MiSp
537 Alfred Worden 1932 USA 1 1971 Apollo Pi
  Y  
538 Naoko Yamazaki 1970 Japan 1 2010 - STS ISS MiSp
539 Yang Liwei 1965 China 1 2003 Shenzhou Pi; first Chinese taikonaut ("yuhangyuan") to fly in space
540 Boris Yegorov † 1937 Russia 1 1964 Voskhod Pi; member of first Voskhod crew
541 Aleksei Yeliseyev † 1934 Russia 3 1969 - 1971 Soyuz Salyut 1 MiSp; first ever flight to a space station; Soyuz 11 crew died at landing due to loss of cabin atmosphere
542 So-yeon Yi 1978 South Korea 1 2009 - Soyuz-TMA ISS Space tourist
543 John Young 1930 USA 6 1965 - 1983 Gemini; Apollo; STS Pi; commander on maiden shuttle flight (Columbia)
544 Kimiya Yui 1970 Japan 1 2015 - Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
545 Fyodor Yurchikhin 1959 Georgia 4 2002 - STS; Soyuz-TMA ISS MiSp
  Z  
546 Sergei Zalyotin 1962 Russia 2 2000 - 2002 Soyuz-TM; Soyuz-TMA Mir; ISS Pi
547 George Zamka 1962 USA 2 2007 - STS ISS Pi
548 Xiaoguan Zhang 1966 China 1 2013 - Shenzhou Tiangong 1 MiSp
549 Zhai Zhigang 1966 China 1 2008 - Shenzou Pi
550 Vitali Zholobov 1937 Ukraine 1 1976 Soyuz Salyut 5 MiSp
551 Vyacheslav Zudov 1942 Russia 1 1976 Soyuz Pi