astronaut


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Synonyms for astronaut

space traveller

Synonyms for astronaut

a person trained to travel in a spacecraft

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Young was NASA's most experienced astronaut and was the first to go to space six times while participating in the Gemini, Apollo and Space Shuttle programs.
The UAE Astronaut Programme has received more than 1000 applications of enthusiasts, only few days after the announcement.
Launched by Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, the UAE Astronaut Programme is the first of its kind in a series of projects in the country dedicated to developing advanced sciences in order to empower future generations.
Those who pass the screening process will be selected as part of the Astronaut Corp in 2019.
The campaign includes an Agency exclusive collaboration with Fisher Space Pen Co(TM) for the first ever "Astronaut Signature Pen" Series, awareness and fundraising for over 20 different charity partners, free downloadable "inspirational" Astronaut cards, and a #WeBelieveInAstronauts Social Media campaign which offers Space and Astronaut fans a chance to win a Skype session with an Astronaut
As the first one-year mission of living onboard the space station concludes in March 2016, studying the patterns of sleeping and waking is crucial to ensuring a well-rested astronaut crew for future deep space exploration missions.
4MOON 4 MOON (2009) SAM ROCKWELL plays astronaut Sam Bell and Kevin Spacey is computer GERTY in this space thriller about a three-year mission that never seems to end.
Islamabad -- Chairman of the Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission Ahmed Bilal has said that if China starts taking foreign astronauts to outer space, his country would like to be the first candidate.
He and his "Train Like An Astronaut" support team will be posting updates regularly -- including his workout videos from space and fitness tips from astronaut trainers.
The longest space flight by a female astronaut lasted 188 days.
We're ready to serve; we're ready to get going," new astronaut Serena Aunon said Tuesday at NASA headquarters.
In this two-part activity, student teams will learn how to determine calorie requirements of astronauts and plan a one-day menu for an American astronaut and one for an international astronaut.
The astronaut would then be attached to the ribbons by a waistband on the suit.
He was pursuing his dream of becoming an astronaut when his daddy ate a bullet.
In order to protect an astronaut in space, a suit must create pressure around the astronaut's body.