...folks in the air force are called airmen,...
What's wrong with "astronauts"? Even Cochran used it!
It's even etymologically correct: ástron
(star) and nautes
(sailor); so a member of a star fleet.
fleet Personnel use a star
drive on a star
ship to travel to star
bases and star
systems why not call them star
men or astro
Just a thought,
Navigator NCC-2120 USS Entente
Stokely: In an insane society, the sane man must appear insane.
Harvey Holroyd: Where'd you get that?
Stokely: Star Trek. [leaves the room]
Harvey Holroyd: [to himself] God, I miss that show. (Source: "Serial", 1980.
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