Michel Tognini

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Michel Tognini

Michel Ange-Charles Tognini (born September 30, 1949, in Vincennes, France) is a French test pilot, astronaut, educator, writer and administrator. Tognini is Head of the European Astronaut Centre (EAC) of the European Space Agency (ESA) in Cologne, Germany.[1]

Tognini graduates École de l'Air[2].

Awards and honors[change | change source]

  • Medal of Aeronautics[3]
  • Chevalier de Ordre National du Mérite
  • Commander dans l'Ordre de la Légion d'Honneur
  • Soviet Order of Friendship between the People
  • Russian Order of Friendship between the People

References[change | change source]

  1. Usa, Ibp. (2007). European Space Agency (ESA) Handbook, p. 35.
  2. (French)Air Salon
  3. Association of Space Explorers, Michel Tognini; retrieved 2012-7-10.

Other websites[change | change source]

Media related to Michel Tognini at Wikimedia Commons