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Carlos Noriega


After winning an Air flow Medal, a Navy Accomplishment Medal, and many other honors for his service like a United States Sea Corps aviator, this Peruvian-born pilot joined NASA’s Astronaut Corps and participated inside a 1997 mission aboard the area Shuttle Atlantis and a 2000 mission aboard the Endeavour. After generating a computer technology degree from your University or college of Southern California, he received two master’s levels (in computer technology and space systems procedures) from your Naval Postgraduate College. During his amount of time in america Sea Corps, he received the armed service rank of Lieutenant Colonel. He resided in Lima, Peru before age group of five, of which stage he relocated to Santa Clara, California along with his parents, Nora and Rodolfo Noriega. Along with his wife, Wendy Thatcher Noriega, he elevated five kids. Though he was slated to take part in NASA’s STS-121 mission aboard the area Shuttle Discovery, he became ill shortly before takeoff and was forced to forfeit his spot to fellow astronaut Piers Sellers.

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Date Of Birth October 8, 1959
Place Of Birth Lima, Peru
Profession Astronaut
Education Naval Postgraduate School, University of Southern California
Nationality Peruvian, American
Spouse Wendy L. Thatcher
Parents Rodolfo Noriega, Nora Noriega
Movies On the Roof, Arc de Barà
Star Sign Libra

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Lo que escondían sus ojos2016TV Mini-Series filmingSirviente
Arc de Bar2015Jon Grace
En la azotea2015ShortVecino
Sólo química2015Vigilante de seguridad
Bienvenidos al Lolita2014TV SeriesJuan Alfonso
Three Many Weddings2013Camarero Boda Mikel
The Red Band Society2013TV SeriesHugo
Crackòvia2012TV SeriesVarious Characters
Gusa-nito. La leyenda del gran Ying-Yang2005Short as Tom
Miradas así2005ShortBoyfriend

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