Press Kit

  • Dynamic speaker with amazing tales and stunning visuals from his time in space
  • Seasoned fighter pilot and test pilot of 40 different types of aircraft. Col. US Air Force (Ret.)
  • Over 200 Days in space at the International Space Station (ISS)
  • Virts had one of the most demanding jobs in the world. One of only 4 astronauts ever to pilot the
    NASA space shuttle, fly on the Russian Soyuz spacecraft, Commander of the International Space
    Station and perform space walks
  • Fluent in Russian and French
  • An avid and artistic photographer with more photos than any other astronaut from space
  • One of the first feature film videographer astronauts in space for the IMAX Film “A Beautiful Planet”
  • Of NASA Astronauts he has the 3rd most days continuously in space


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