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Klaus von Storch

Klaus von Storch Kruge
Chilean Space Agency Astronaut
Nationality Chilean
Status Active
Born February 20, 1962
Osorno, Chile
Aerospace Engineer
Missions None

Klaus Bernhard von Storch Krüger (born February 20, 1962) is a Chilean aerospace engineer and astronaut trainee.

Von Storch was born in Osorno, in southern Chile. In 1992, he was selected by the Chilean Space Agency for the preparation for the flight on the Space Shuttle. In 2001, he was considered as candidate for that flight aboard a Russian spacecraft during a taxi flight to the ISS in Spring 2003; but in September 2002 the medical board at the IMBP was not passed. He is hoping to fly in the future.

External links

  • Spacefacts biography of Klaus von Storch


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