Thomas Pesquet

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Age 45
Birthday February 271978
Birth Sign Pisces
City France
Country France
Profession Astronaut

Thomas Pesquet is a famous Astronaut, born on February 27, 1978 in France. As of December 2022, Thomas Pesquet’s net worth is $5 Million. He has served as Eurocom, communicating on the ground with astronauts in orbit.

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Thomas Pesquet Biography

When selected for astronaut training in 2009, he was the youngest member of the European Astronaut Corps. Thomas Gautier Pesquet (French pronunciation: ​[tɔma gotje pɛskɛ] ; born 27 February 1978 in Rouen) is a French aerospace engineer, pilot, and European Space Agency astronaut. Pesquet was selected by ESA as a candidate in May 2009, and he successfully completed his basic training in November 2010. From November 2016 to June 2017, Pesquet was part of Expedition 50 and Expedition 51 as a flight engineer. Pesquet will return to space in late 2021 on board a US Commercial Crew Vehicle for a second six-month stay on the ISS..

He was the youngest of his siblings.

Pesquet graduated from the Lycée Pierre Corneille in Rouen, France, in 1998.

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From October 2001, Pesquet worked as a spacecraft dynamics engineer on remote sensing missions for GMV, S.A. in Madrid, Spain.

Thomas Pesquet Net Worth

Thomas Pesquet is one of the richest Astronaut & listed on most popular Astronaut. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Thomas Pesquet‘s net worth $5 Million.

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He graduated from Air France flight school in 2006.

From October 2001, Pesquet worked as a spacecraft dynamics engineer on remote sensing missions for GMV, S.A. in Madrid, Spain.

In 2001, he received a master’s degree from the École nationale supérieure de l’aéronautique et de l’espace in Toulouse, France, majoring in space systems and space vehicle mechanics. He spent his final year before graduation at the École Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada, as an exchange student on the Aeronautics and Space Master.

Between 2002 and 2004, Pesquet worked at the French space agency, CNES, as a research engineer on space missions autonomy. He also carried out various studies on future European ground segment design and European space technology harmonization. From late 2002, he was a representative of CNES at CCSDS, the Consultative Committee for Space Data Systems, working on the topic of cross-support between international space agencies.

Who is Thomas Pesquet dating?

According to our records, Thomas Pesquet married to Anne. As of May 2022, Thomas Pesquet’s is not dating anyone.

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Pesquet was selected as a European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut in May 2009. He joined ESA in September 2009 and successfully completed Astronaut Basic Training in November 2010. Pesquet is the youngest member of the European Astronaut Corps, and the last of the ESA astronaut class of 2009 to arrive in space.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Astronaut. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in France. Thomas Pesquet celebrates birthday on February 27 of every year.

Pesquet graduated from the Air France flight school in 2006. This led to an Airline Transport Pilot License-Instrument Rating (ATPL-IR).

In 2014, Thomas was chosen by ESA for a six-month mission to the International Space Station starting in November 2016. Thomas was also the backup to ESA astronaut Andreas Mogensen who flew to the International Space Station on a 10-day flight in September 2015.

On 10 June 2014, NASA announced that Pesquet would serve as an aquanaut aboard the Aquarius underwater laboratory during the NEEMO 18 undersea exploration mission, which began on 21 July 2014 and lasted nine days. He has also taken part in ESA’s CAVES underground course in 2011 and NASA’s SEATEST II mission in 2013, furthering his experience in exploration.

Pesquet launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome onboard Soyuz MS-03 on November 17, 2016. He spent six months on the International Space Station as part of Expedition 50/51. Arriving at the ISS on November 19, 2016, he was the first French astronaut since Léopold Eyharts helped install the Columbus European laboratory module during Expedition 16. His arrival marked the beginning of the European Proxima mission.

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