Biographies of USSR / Russian Cosmonauts

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Aleksandr Pavlovich

USSR

Personal data

Birthdate:  20.02.1943
Birthplace:  Moscow / Russian SFSR
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  01.12.1978
Selection group:  NPOE-4
Position:  Test Cosmonaut (TC)
Status:  Ret. 26.10.1993

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  Soyuz T-9  Flight Engineer  27.06. - 23.11.1983 149d 10h 46m 
2  Soyuz TM-3 / MIR-2  Flight Engineer  22.07. - 30.12.1987 160d 07h 16m 
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Total  309d 18h 02m 
         

Double assignments

No. Mission Position
1  Soyuz T-8  Flight Engineer
2  Soyuz T-13  Flight Engineer
3  Soyuz T-15  Flight Engineer

Additional information

Graduated from Moscow Bauman-Highschool, 1969, with a doctorate degree; specialized on spacecraft steering systems; was selected as cosmonaut on 01.12.1978 from NPOE-4; was assigned as double for several Soyuz flights; from 1993 to 1996 Chief of NPOE Cosmonaut group; 1996 - 2006 Chief flight test directorate of RKKE; currently adiviser to the RKKE president.

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