위키백과, 우리 모두의 백과사전.
- africaninspace.com (2002). 우주로 나가는 첫 아프리카인 First African in Space (English). HBD. 2007 October 4에 확인.
- Shuttleworth is the first citizen of an independent African country to go into space. Patrick Baudry, an earlier astronaut, was also born in Africa; however, because Baudry's native Cameroon was a French colony at the time of his birth, he is considered a French citizen (although Shuttleworth also had British citizenship at the time of his flight).