Scott D. Tingle

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Scott D. Tingle
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NASA Astronaut
Nationality American
Status Active
Born (1965-07-19) July 19, 1965 (age 52)
Attleboro, Massachusetts, U.S.
Other occupation
Test pilot
Rank Commander, USN
Time in space
-
Selection 2009 NASA Group
Missions Soyuz MS-07 (Expedition 54/55)
Mission insignia
Soyuz-MS-07-Mission-Patch.png ISS Expedition 54 Patch.png

Scott David Tingle (born July 19, 1965) is a current NASA Astronaut.[1] Tingle was selected in June 2009 as a member of the NASA Astronaut Group 20, qualifying in 2011.

Biography[edit]

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.[2]

NASA Career[edit]

Tingle was selected in June 2009 as a member of the NASA Astronaut Group 20 and qualified as an astronaut in 2011.

Expedition 54/55[edit]

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.

References[edit]

 This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

  1. ^ 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. 
  2. ^ NASA (September 2009). "Bio: Scott D. Tingle". NASA. Retrieved 2009-10-11. 

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