display St. Wendel / Perl / Houston (dpa) - venison ragout with bacon and cream sausage and a Saarland potato and Riesling cream soup beforehand - this menu will fly into space with astronaut Matthias Maurer (50) from Saarland at the end of 2021. He joined the ESA astronaut corps in July 2015 and is currently training for a future mission to the International Space Station. The mission is currently planned to launch in September 2021. W 2021 roku Matthias Maurer poleci jako astronauta ESA do ISS. Chef Christian Heinsdorf from the Borg tavern in Perl (Merzig-Wadern district) prevailed over his competitors with this proposal in an online voting, as Founder of VSpace Media and Curator of Arctic15 Space conference, Valerie has a rich experience as an entrepreneur, a journalist, and a space lawyer. Images Deutsche Biographie von Matthias Maurer SpaceWatch.Global thanks Dr. Matthias Maurer of ESA for the interview. Valerie Vlasenko is SpaceWatch.Global Contributor, an entrepreneur tackling the dilemma of popularising space. Credits: SpaceX ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet and Matthias Maurer training with the SpaceX Crew Dragon cockpit in California, USA. ID: Crew-2-20200715-BI0I8441 Credit: SpaceX Matthias Maurer Matthias Maurer was born in Sankt Wendel (Saarland), Germany, on 18 March 1970. Science Meet Matthias Maurer, Germany's new European Space Agency astronaut. ESA astronauts Matthias Maurer and Thomas Pesquet train with NASA astronaut Raja Chari in the cockpit of a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft. SpaceX Crew-3 will be the third crewed operational flight of a Crew Dragon spacecraft, and the fourth overall crewed orbital flight. SpaceX training. Przedstawiamy nowego mieszkańca Niemiec, który poleci w kosmos. The European Space Agency has named German scientist Matthias Maurer as one of its new astronauts.