Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates

Turovets

Vladimir Turovets

Туровец

Vladimir Yevgenievich
Владимир Евгеньевич

USSR

USSR

Personal data

Birthdate:  20.02.1949
Birthplace:  
Marital status:  
Children:  
Selection date:  01.01.1977
Position:  Test Cosmonaut (TC)
Status:  Ret. 30.06.1980
Day of death:  08.02.1982
Place of death:  ?

Additional information

1977 for LII (Buran flights) as "cosmonaut-aspirant" selected, but never confirmed by GMVK; on 08.02.1982 died in the crash of a Mi-8 helicopter

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