Biographies of USSR / Russian Cosmonauts

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Sergei Nikolayevich

USSR

Personal data

Birthdate:  01.04.1910
Birthplace:  Moscow / Russian Empire
Marital status:  married
Children:  three
Selection date:  07.07.1966
Selection group:  Korolyov-Group / Mishin-Group
Position:  Test Cosmonaut (TC)
Status:  Ret. 27.05.1968
Date of death:  15.04.1986
Place of death:  Moscow / Russian SFSR

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Additional information

Birth date: 19.03.1910 (old time table); Pilot, Airforce, Ret.; graduated from Air Force Institute; test pilot at OKB-1; diploma in engineering; after World War II he became chief test pilot for MiG-15 and MiG-19 machines, tested more than 30 different types of airplanes, survived 6 airplane crashes, but lost one eye; first chief of civil engineer cosmonauts, died of pancreatitis.

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Last update on July 06, 2009.