Encyclopedia Astronautica
Italian Space Agency Group - 1990


Requirement: Italian astronauts for missions aboard Hermes, Mir, and Shuttle.

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Associated People
  • Rossitto Rossitto, Franco (1940-) Italian physicist payload specialist astronaut, 1984-1986. More...
  • Batalli-Cosmovici Batalli Cosmovici, Cristiano (1943-) Italian physicist payload specialist astronaut, 1989-1992. More...
  • Batalli-Cosmovici Batalli Cosmovici, Cristiano (1943-) Italian physicist payload specialist astronaut, 1989-1992. More...
  • Malerba Malerba, Franco Egidio (1946-) Italian biologist payload specialist astronaut. Flew on STS-46. First Italian astronaut. ESA; STS-46 Mission TSS-1. More...
  • Santonico Santonico, Stefano (1948-) Italian engineer cosmonaut, 1990-1993. More...
  • Taccino Taccino, Roberto Maria (1955-) Italian physician payload specialist astronaut, 1990-1993. Professor. Selected by the Italian Space Agency (ASI) as one of the five Italian astronaut candidates for a European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut selection. More...
  • Ongaro Ongaro, Franco (1958-) Italian engineer payload specialist astronaut, 1990-1993. More...
  • Silve Silve, Benoit M (1958-) French engineer cosmonaut, 1990-1993. Pilot, French Navy Selected for French astronaut team. More...
  • Cheli Cheli, Maurizio (1959-) Italian test pilot mission specialist astronaut. Flew on STS-75. Was married to astronaut Marianne Merchez. More...

See also
  • Astronaut Category of persons, applied to those trained for spaceflight outside of Russia and China. More...

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