Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates


Austin Blaine


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Personal data

Marital status:  married
Children:  one
Selection date:  14.05.1986
Position:  PSP
Status:  Ret. ??.??.1986

Additional information

One of fourty semi finalists in the "Journalist in Space Program" (cancelled following the Challenger tragedy); candidate from California; in 1986 working for KCET-TV; later vice president of national productions and scheduling; currently at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, as executive manager of the Office of Communications and Education (since 1999).


Last update on October 29, 2008.