Here we are discussing Bjarni Tryggvason, who has been passed away. The sixth Canadian to visit space has died at the age of 76. Tryggvason served as a Specialist on a 12-day mission in 1997. He is the prime of the seven Canadians to travel to space with the Canadian Space Agency to pass away. The report of Bjarni’s death has been come out on 5 April on Monday online by former NASA astronaut Leland Melvin, who trained at  Tryggvason and was a part of NASA’s 1998 International Astronaut Candidate Panel. Here are several things to tell you about the news, which you will find below the article. Let’s continue the article.

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Bjarni Valdimar Tryggvason’s birth date is 21 September 1945 in Reykjavik, Iceland, however, he has spent his youth in Nova Scotia and British Columbia, Canada. He did a Bachelor of Applied Science in Engineering Physics and the university was the University of British Columbia in 1972, followed by a graduate degree in Engineering at the University of Western Ontario, and he did specialize in mathematics and fluid dynamics. Bjarne was an air transport pilot with over 4,500 hours of flying experience, and 1,800 hours as a flight instructor, he has completed his pilot exam in a Canadian Air Force jet trainer. 

Who Was Bjarni Tryggvason?

When Tryggvason worked as a research officer for the National Research Council of Canada’s Low-Speed ​​Aerodynamics Laboratory. The news of his death has been confirmed by Candian Space Agency (CSA) has issued a statement on Twitter confirming the death. Said it is broken heart news that they learn of the passing of former CSA astronaut Bjarni Tryggvason,” the agency says in writing. “He upheld the highest standards in all the things he did.”, keep reading the article.

When Trigwasson comes back from space, Trigwasson joined the “Penguins,” Nasa has selected him as the 18th astronaut candidate in 1998. The two-year basic training is to prepare Tryggvason for possible flight as a mission mainly. He come back before retiring in 2008 to the CSA for four years and eventually become a visiting professor at the University of Western Ontario.

What Was Bjarni Tryggvason Cause of Death?

The seven co-workers Candian astronauts of Traggvason were issued stamps with their portraits from Canada post. Overall he did great work in his life and he created a reputed place in the community. We have shared all the details, which we fetched from other sources. We also pray God gave peace to his soul. Stay tuned with us for more updates.


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