Sultan bin Salman is a former Royal Saudi Air Force pilot who flew aboard the STS-51-G Space Shuttle mission as a payload specialist, and a member of the House of Saud. He is thus the first astronaut of royal blood, and the first Arab and Muslim to fly in outer space.
Sultan bin Salman Al Saud
Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
سلطان بن سلمان بن عبد العزيز آل سعود
Date of birth:
27 Jun, 1956