Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates


James Oren, Jr.


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Personal data

Birthdate:  ??.??.1947 (?)
Birthplace:  Spartanburg / South Carolina
Marital status:  
Selection date:  ??.??.1977 / ??.??.1980
Position:  PLT
Status:  Ret. 16.01.1978 / 29.05.1980

Additional information

Admiral, USN; Master of Science degrees in Aerospace Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and in Aeronautical Systems from the University of West Florida; 1975 graduate of U.S. Naval Test Pilot School; at the time of his selection assigned at NAS Patuxent River, Maryland; semi finalist in NASA astronaut group 8 and 9 selections; currently Commander, United States Strategic Command, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska.


Last update on April 30, 2018.