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Claude Nicollier

As the first astronaut from Switzerland, he flew on four Space Shuttle missions. He was Captain in the Swiss Surroundings Drive and became a check pilot. He’s the first Western european Space Company astronaut to take part in a spacewalk while on an area Shuttle mission. He’s a widower; his wife Susanna Perez passed away in 2007. He’s an ESA astronaut, like Andre Kuipers.

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