NASA Logo

NTRS

NTRS - NASA Technical Reports Server

Back to Results
The astronaut of 1988Past space exploration history is reviewed for a projection of requirements in astronaut training and selection in 1988. The categories of talent required for those space missions are listed as test pilots and operational pilots for the test phase of programs; flight engineers and mechanics for Space Shuttle and Space Stations; medical doctors as experimentators and crew members; medical technicians and nurses for support medical service; veterinarians and veterinary technicians; physisits, chemists and geologists; and military men and administrators. Multinational crews and participation of both sexes are anticipated.
Document ID
19740031724
Document Type
Conference Proceedings
Authors
Slayton, D. K. (NASA Johnson Space Center Houston, Tex., United States)
Date Acquired
August 7, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 1973
Subject Category
GENERAL
Meeting Information
Goddard Memorial Symposium(Washington, DC)
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Other