Biographies of USSR / Russian Cosmonauts

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Sergei Konstantinovich

USSR

Personal data

Birthdate:  27.08.1958
Birthplace:  Leningrad / Russian SFSR
Marital status:  married
Children:  one
Selection date:  02.09.1985
Selection group:  NPOE-7
Position:  Test Cosmonaut (TC)
Status:  Ret. 27.03.2009

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  Soyuz TM-7 / MIR-4  Flight Engineer  26.11.1988 - 27.04.1989 151d 11h 10m 
2  Soyuz TM-12 / MIR-9 / MIR-10 / Soyuz TM-13  Flight Engineer  18.05.1991 - 25.03.1992 311d 20h 01m 
3  STS-60  MSP  03.02.1994 - 11.02.1994 8d 07h 09m 
4  STS-88  MSP  04.12.1998 - 15.12.1998 11d 19h 18m 
5  Soyuz TM-31 / ISS-01 / STS-102  Flight Engineer  31.10.2000 - 21.03.2001 140d 23h 38m 
6  Soyuz TMA-6 / ISS-11  ISS-CDR  15.04.2005 - 11.10.2005 179d 00h 23m 
7        
Total  803d 09h 39m 
           

Double assignments

No. Mission Position
1  Soyuz TM-11  Flight Engineer
2  STS-63  MSP

Additional information

Engineer and Constructor; graduated from Leningrad Mechanical Institute with a mechanical engineering degree, 1981; he joined NPOE (testing space flight equipment, developed space operations methods); member of Soviet and Russian national aerobatic flying teams; was selected as cosmonaut on 02.09.1985 (NPOE-7); OKP (cosmonaut basic training): 11/85 - 10/86; hobbies: swimming, skiing, biking, aerobatic flying, amateur radio operations; since February 2007 Vice-President of Manned Flights at Energiya Corporation; on 27.03.2009 he became head of the new civil TsPK.

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Last update on July 06, 2009.