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Oleg Yuriyevich

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Personal data

Birthdate:  09.05.1949
Birthplace:  Khvorostyanka / Kuybyshev Oblast / Russian SFSR
Marital status:  married
Children:  one
Selection date:  09.03.1983
Selection group:  AMN
Position:  Research Cosmonaut (RC)
Status:  Ret. 02.10.1984

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  Soyuz T-10 / Soyuz T-11  Research Cosmonaut  08.02. - 02.10.1984 236d 22h 49m 
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Total  236d 22h 49m 
           

Additional information

Graduated from the First Medical Institute "Ivan M. Setshenov", Moscow, 1973; doctorate of medicine degree in cardiology from the Academy of Medical Sciences, Moskow, 1978; was selected on 09.03.1983 by GMVK (Academy of Medical Sciences); OKP (cosmonaut basic training): 6/83 - 9/83; hobbies: diving; then he joines the Institute of Clinical Cardiology, since 1991 as professor; from 1989 to 1996 he was Deputy Director Department Space Life Science of International Space University, Strasbourg, France; since 2000 he workes as a specialist for telemedicine with the European Commission.

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