Biographies of USSR / Russian Cosmonauts

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Yuri Petrovich

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Personal data

Birthdate  22.06.1930
Birthplace:  Pershutino / Moscow Oblast / Russian SFSR
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  08.01.1963
Selection group:  TsPK-2
Position:  Test Cosmonaut (TC)
Status:  Ret. 26.01.1982
Date of death:  04.08.1998
Place of death:  Zvyozdny Gorodok / Moscow Oblast / Russian Federation

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  Soyuz 14  Flight Engineer  03.07. - 19.07.1974 15d 17h 30m 
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Total  15d 17h 30m 

Additional information

His documents say, that he was born on July 22, 1930 in Lavrovo; Graduated from Air Force Institute; Colonel Res., Air Force; engineer, spezialized on military communications systems; was selected on 08.01.1963 from TsPK-2; OKP (cosmonaut basic training): 1/63 - 21.01.1965; since 1988 he joined NPO Molnya; died after longer illness (cancer).

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