Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates

Sukhanov

Eduard Sukhanov

Суханов

Eduard Dmitiyevich
Эдуард Дмитриевич

USSR

USSR

Personal data

Birthdate:  03.12.1936
Birthplace:  Moscow
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  16.10.1968
Position:  Test Cosmonaut (TC)
Status:  Ret. 22.03.1972

Additional information

Graduated from Moscow Higher Technical School N.E.Bauman in mechanical engineering, 1960; engineer at TsKBM; on 16.10.1968 as "cosmonaut-aspirant" selected, but on 22.03.1972 declined by GMVK; since April 1993 with NPO Mash; hobbies: tennis, literature.

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