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(American engineer and astronaut)

Relationship Facts of Charles Walker

Charles Walker is married to Susan Y. Flowers.
He is father of One (Catherine Lunde).
Charles Walker is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

Is Charles Walker married?

Charles Walker is a married man. He married the former Susan Y. Flowers in Joplin, Missouri.

The couple married very privately where only family members were invited and to this date, they haven’t revealed their marriage date and place.

They had a daughter named Catherine Lunde, one grandson Jacob Lunde, and one granddaughter, Haley Curtner.

Charles Walker: Biography in Details

Who is Charles Walker?

Charles Walker is a well-known American engineer and astronaut. He had flown on three Space Shuttle missions and was a payload Specialist for the McDonnell Douglas Corporation.

Charles Walker: Bio, Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Education

Charles Walker was born on 29 August 1948 in Bedford, Indiana, U.S. As of 2023, his age is 75 and his full name is Charles David Walker.

He is a citizen of America and is of Caucasian ethnicity. According to an astrologer’s chart, his birth sign is Virgo.

His parents’ name and profession are missing at the moment and he also has not mentioned his siblings and about his early childhood.

He has completed his elementary school in his hometown. In 1966, he graduated from Bedford High School and went to the University. After five years, he earned a degree in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering in Bachelor of Science at Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana.

Charles Walker: Professional Life, Career

Charles Walker began his career as a civil engineering technician, land acquisition specialist, and forest firefighter for the U.S. Forest Service. He also works for Bendix Aerospace company as a design engineer where he works on aerodynamic analysis, missile subsystem design, and flight testing.

In 1977, he joined McDonnell Douglas Corporation as a test engineer on the Aft Propulsion subsystem for the Space Shuttle orbiters. He was chief test engineer and payload specialist for the McDonnell Douglas EOS commercialization project, having told company management that he was interested in flying in space if practical from 1979 to 1986.

Moreover, he was engaged at Kennedy Space Center, Florida. At the Mission Control Center, where he was responsible for training the NASA astronaut crews. He was promoted to Special Assistant to the President of McDonnell Douglas Space Systems Company, working in Washington, D.C.

Adding up, he got a chance to work with commercial space firms Space Adventures, Ltd., Deep Space Industries, Inc., and the Commercial Spaceflight Federation. In 2005, he retired as the Director of NASA System Government Relations with the Washington D.C.

Awards, Nominations

Charles Walker has been awarded with different awards, Aerospace Laurels Award, Lindbergh Award, NASA Group Achievement Award, Engineering Astronaut Alumnus Award, and Kentucky Colonel Awards.

Charles Walker: Net Worth, Income, Salary

He has kept his personal things out of the social sites. At the moment, Walker has not revealed his annual income, net worth, and Pensan.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Charles Walker has a standard height and weight moderate. Looking at his outer appearance, he has white hair and brown eyes.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Charles Walker is not active on social sites and stays in a very private life. He currently lives away from social media sites and has kept his life private. He has not created his social accounts on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and many more.

Adding up, he loves to live a private life, out of the public eye and the spotlight. It will be updated as soon as possible if he updates his social accounts.

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