UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF THE CUSTODIAN OF THE TWO HOLY MOSQUES KING SALMAN BIN ABDULAZIZ AL SAUD

Andrea Boyd

Andrea Boyd

International Space Station
Flight Controller, European Astronaut Centre

Andrea is a Mechatronic Engineer, stationed at the European Astronaut Centre. She majored in robotics in South Korea, worked on a ship for a year in the Atlantic Ocean, flew for many years as an Automation Engineer all over Australia then worked underground and in the end to end process plants on-site in the remote desert as a Mining Control Systems Specialist. Andrea joined the International Space Station Flight Control Team in Europe ten years ago, certified as a Flight Operations Engineer for payload control and cross-certified in later years for crew operations and biomedical, serving in the European Space Agency’s Human and Robotic Exploration Programmes across North America, Europe, Russia and Asia.