Scott D. Tingle
|Scott D. Tingle|
July 19, 1965 |
Attleboro, Massachusetts, U.S.
Time in space
|Selection||2009 NASA Group|
|Missions||Soyuz MS-07 (Expedition 54/55)|
Tingle is a Commander in the U.S. Navy. Tingle was born in Attleboro, Massachusetts, but considers Randolph, Massachusetts his hometown. Tingle is a test pilot and Assistant Program manager-Systems Engineering at the Naval Air Station Patuxent River. Tingle holds degrees from Southeastern Massachusetts University and Purdue University.
Tingle was selected in June 2009 as a member of the NASA Astronaut Group 20 and qualified as an astronaut in 2011.
It was announced that Tingle would launch to the ISS for his first spaceflight in December 2017, aboard Soyuz MS-07. He will be a flight engineer for Expeditions 54 and 55.
- NASA HQ (June 29, 2009). "NASA Selects New Astronauts for Future Space Exploration". NASA. Archived from the original on August 1, 2009. Retrieved June 29, 2009.
- NASA (September 2009). "Bio: Scott D. Tingle". NASA. Retrieved 2009-10-11.
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