European Astronaut Centre

European Astronaut Centre

The European Astronaut Centre (EAC) is a centre of the Johnson Space Center), Russia (Star City), Canada (Saint-Hubert) or Japan (Tsukuba).

The Medical Operations arm (the Crew Medical Support Office) concentrates on providing health related support to the European astronauts and their families. Astronaut management supports and directs the careers and mission placements of the astronauts, and Education and PR are involved in activities related to education and outreach and the appropriate representation of the European astronauts and their space activities to the public.

See also

External links

  • ESA EAC site
  • ESA page with informations about EAC
  • ESA Astronauts blog
  • European Astronaut Centre on Twitter