Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates


David M. "Dave"


Personal data

Birthdate:  ??.??.1942 (?)
Birthplace:  Blair / Wisconsin
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  ??.??.1977
Position:  PLT
Status:  Ret. 16.01.1978
Day of death:  26.11.2008
Place of death:  Orlando / Florida

Additional information

Captain, USN, Ret. (in 1986); US Naval Academy; Navy Test Pilot's school; at the time of his selection assigned at Naval Air Systems Command, Washington, D.C.; semi finalist in NASA astronaut group 8 selection; M.B.A. from George Washington University; was employed by the Key Investment Group; died in a bicycle accident.


Last update on April 30, 2018.