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Alexander Gerst - Bio and Training
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- Title Alexander Gerst - Bio and Training
- Released: 29/05/2018
- Length 00:03:00
- Language English
- Footage Type TV Exchanges
- Copyright ESA
Alexander Gerst from Germany was selected for ESA’s Astronaut Corps in May 2009.
His first spaceflight was the Blue Dot mission, lasting from May to November 2014 – during which he performed a spacewalk and oversaw the docking operations of ESA’s final Automated Transfer Vehicle.
Alexander will be the first of ESA’s ‘Class of 2009’ to make a return visit to the ISS in June 2018.