Organisation and structure

The European Astronaut Centre is organised into four groups: the Astronaut Department, the Astronaut Training Division, the Medical Crew Support Office, and Management and Support Office.

The personnel of the European Astronaut Centre is composed of:

  • the astronauts constituting the European Astronaut Corps
  • ESA staff covering functions which are either closely related to the astronauts or to the functioning of EAC as an ESA centre
  • experts of other organisations who have proven experience in astronaut matters

Last update: 15 November 2012

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