Schedule for European Astronaut Selection

Dates Step in selection process
Mon 19/05/08 -
Wed 18/06/08
Application period with a valid medical certificate

July - August 2008

1st step of psychological testing, Hamburg

(1 day for each selected applicant)

September -
December 2008

2nd step of psychological testing, Cologne

(1 day for each selected applicant)

January -
February 2009

Medical testing, Toulouse or Cologne

(5 days for each selected applicant)

April/May 2009

Decision and appointment by DG

July 2009

Start of Basic Training

Last update: 27 June 2008

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