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David Wolf
David Alexander Wolf

August 23, 1956 (1956-08-23) (ageĀ 65)
Nationality American
Occupation Medical doctor
Space career
NASA Astronaut
Time in space
168d 8h 57m
Selection 1990 NASA Group
Total EVAs
Total EVA time
41 hours 17 minutes
Missions STS-58, Mir 24 (STS-86 / STS-89), STS-112, STS-127
Mission insignia
Sts-58-patch.pngSts-86-patch.svgSts-89-patch.svgSTS-112 Patch.svgSTS-127 Patch.svg

David Alexander Wolf (born August 23, 1956) is an American astronaut, medical doctor and electrical engineer.

Wolf has been to space four times. Three of his spaceflights were short-duration Space Shuttle missions. In total Wolf has logged more than 4,040 hours in space. He is also a veteran of 7 spacewalks totaling 41hrs 17min in both Russian and American spacesuits.

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