Eytan Stibbe Wiki: Israeli aircraft pilot Biography, Networth, Career, Family, 2nd Isreali In Space.
Eytan Meir Stibbe is an Israeli former fighter pilot, fighter ace, businessman and private astronaut. Follow this article for all you need to know about Eytan Stibbe Wiki: Israeli aircraft pilot Biography, Networth, Career, Family, 2nd Isreali In Space.
Eytan Stibbe Wikipedia
As of November 2020, he has signed a contract with Axiom Space to fly a ten day mission to the International Space Station aboard a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft on Axiom Mission 1, a private crewed orbital spaceflight.
Israel’s second-ever astronaut Eytan Stibbe (ex IDF fighter pilot) made history today when he became the first Israeli to board the International Space Station (ISS) as the Rakia mission begins
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— Inbar Cohen (@InbarCohen13) April 9, 2022
Eytan Stibbe becomes the second-ever Israeli to go to space, as they blasted off Friday in a SpaceX private charter flight to the International Space Station, along with two other businessmen.
Stibbe was born in Haifa in 1958 and grew up in the United States until the age of 7, when the family moved back to Ramat Gan, a suburb of Tel Aviv. His parents immigrated from the Netherlands to Israel in 1953. His father was a soil and water researcher at the Volcani Institute in Rehovot, and his mother was a social worker at a mental health clinic also in Ramat Gan.