Biographies of USSR / Russian Cosmonauts

Makrushin

Valeri Grigoriyevich

USSR

Personal data

Birthdate:  14.01.1940
Birthplace:  Saidobad / Oblast Andizhan / Uzbek SSR
Marital status:  divorced
Children:  one
Selection date:  22.03.1972
Selection group:  TsKBM-1
Position:  Test Cosmonaut (TC)
Status:  Ret. 08.04.1987

Spaceflights

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Additional information

Studied from 1957 to 1963 at Leningrad Institute of airplane building (LIAP) engineer at designbureau of Vladimir Chelomei (TsKBM); was selected as cosmonaut on 22.03.1972 (TsKBM-1); was assigned for a flight with the Gemini like spacecraft TKS (this mission was cancelled); returned to NPO Mash.

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