Soon To Be On The Moon – Video

NASA Astronaut G. Reid Wiseman

G. Reid Wiseman served as Flight Engineer aboard the International Space Station for Expedition 41. During the 165-day mission, Wiseman and his crewmates spent hundreds of hours conducting valuable scientific research in areas such as human physiology, medicine, physical science, Earth science and astrophysics. They completed a record 82 hours of research in a single week. Wiseman also fostered a strong social media presence throughout his mission by sharing photos, personal tweets and short videos about life aboard the station. This was Wiseman’s first spaceflight, which also included almost 13 hours of spacewalking. He served as the Chief of the Astronaut Office. Wiseman has been assigned as Commander of NASA’s Artemis II mission.

NASA Astronaut Victor J. Glover

Victor J. Glover, Jr. was selected as an astronaut in 2013 while serving as a Legislative Fellow in the United States Senate.  He most recently served as pilot and second-in-command on the Crew-1 SpaceX Crew Dragon, named Resilience, which landed May 2, 2021. It is the first post-certification mission of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft – the second crewed flight for that vehicle – and a long duration mission aboard the International Space Station. He served as Flight Engineer on the International Space Station for Expedition 64. Glover has been assigned as Pilot of NASA’s Artemis II mission.

NASA Astronaut Christina H. Koch

Christina Hammock Koch was selected as a NASA astronaut in 2013. She served as flight engineer on the International Space Station (ISS) for Expedition 59, 60 and 61. Koch set a record for the longest single spaceflight by a woman with a total of 328 days in space and participated in the first all-female spacewalks. Koch has been assigned as Mission Specialist I of NASA’s Artemis II mission.

Biography of Jeremy Hansen

Canadian Space Agency (CSA) astronaut Jeremy Hansen will fly to the Moon on the Artemis II mission, the first crewed flight test of the Orion spacecraft launching on the SLS rocket. He will become the first Canadian to ever venture to the Moon.

  • Date of birth: January 27, 1976
  • From: London, Ontario
  • Background: Fighter pilot
  • Education: Bachelor of science in space science; master of science in physics
  • Flight certification: Airline Transport Pilot Licence (ATPL)
  • Languages: English, French, basic knowledge of Russian

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