Why NASA Received A Record Number Of Astronaut Applications And... #NASA: Why NASA Received A Record Number Of Astronaut… #NASA

Why NASA Received A Record Number Of Astronaut Applications And... #NASA: Why NASA Received A Record Number Of Astronaut… #NASA

Sept. 20, 2016 NASA’s Maryland Space Center Mission-Critical for Space Station Astronauts

Sept. 20, 2016 NASA’s Maryland Space Center Mission-Critical for Space Station Astronauts

The acceptance rate for NASA's astronaut applications in 2015 was .08%.

The acceptance rate for NASA's astronaut applications in 2015 was .08%.

Record number of NASA astronaut applications 2/19/16 More than 18,300 people applied to join NASA’s 2017 astronaut class – almost three times the number received in 2012. Astronaut Terry Virts conducts a spacewalk during an orbital sunrise: NASA

Record number of NASA astronaut applications 2/19/16 More than 18,300 people applied to join NASA’s 2017 astronaut class – almost three times the number received in 2012. Astronaut Terry Virts conducts a spacewalk during an orbital sunrise: NASA

The 2013 group is second only to the 1978 batch of hopefuls. Only a tiny percentage of applicants are selected to become astronauts.

The 2013 group is second only to the 1978 batch of hopefuls. Only a tiny percentage of applicants are selected to become astronauts.

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NASA has officially opened up its application period for a new class of astronaut candidates. Submit your application from now until February.

NASA has officially opened up its application period for a new class of astronaut candidates. Submit your application from now until February.

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