Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates

Nikitsky

Vladimir Nikitsky

Никитский

Vladimir Petrovich
Владимир Петрович

USSR

USSR

Personal data

Birthdate:  08.03.1939
Birthplace:  Gryaznoye / Oblast Ryazan / Russian SFSR
Marital status:  married
Children:  three
Selection date:  30.11.1967
Position:  Test Cosmonaut (TC)
Status:  Ret. 27.05.1968

Additional information

Degree from Moscow Chemical Technical Institute, 1961; Ph.D., 1973; Professor in mathematics and mechanics, 1995; Engineer at TsKBEM; on 30.11.1967 as "cosmonaut-aspirant" selected, but never confirmed by GMVK; currently scientist at RKKE.

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