Noriega, Carlos I.

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Name
Noriega, Carlos I. Gender: M
Carlos Ismael Noriega Jimenez
born on 8 October 1959 at 04:27 (= 04:27 AM )
Place Lima, Peru, 12s03, 77w03
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 14°21' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 04°02 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 19°11'



Carlos I. Noriega

Biography

Peruvian-American NASA employee, a former NASA astronaut and a retired U.S. Marine Corps lieutenant colonel.

STS-84 (15–24 May 1997) was NASA's sixth Space Shuttle mission to rendezvous and dock with the Russian Space Station Mir. During this 9-day mission the crew aboard Space Shuttle Atlantis conducted a number of secondary experiments, and transferred nearly 4 tons of supplies and experiment equipment between Atlantis and the Mir station. During STS-84 Noriega logged a total of 221 hours and 20 minutes in space traveling 3.6 million miles in 144 orbits of the Earth.

STS-97 Endeavour (30 November to 11 December 2000) was the fifth Space Shuttle mission dedicated to the assembly of the International Space Station. While docked to the Station, the crew installed the first set of U.S. solar arrays, performed three space walks, in addition to delivering supplies and equipment to the station’s first resident crew. Mission duration was 10 days, 19 hours, 57 minutes, and traveled 4.47 million miles.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.

Categories

  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (Peruvian emigrant to the USA)
  • Vocation : Military : Honors
  • Vocation : Military : Military career (Marine Corps lieutenant colonel)
  • Vocation : Politics : Government employee (NASA)
  • Vocation : Travel : Astronaut