Biographies of USSR / Russian Cosmonauts

Potapov

Mikhail Georgiyevich

USSR

Personal data

Birthdate:  28.10.1952
Birthplace:  Babeyev / Moscow Oblast / Russian SFSR
Marital status:  married
Children:  three
Selection date:  01.12.1978
Selection group:  IMBP-2
Position:  Research Cosmonaut (RC)
Status:  Ret. 27.05.1985

Spaceflights

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Additional information

Graduated from 1. Moscow Medical Institute, 1976; Candidate of medical sciences degree, 1982; was selected as cosmonaut on 01.12.1978 (IMBP-2); OKP (cosmonaut basic training): 10/79 - 7/80; presently Chief of Laboratory 174 at IMBP.

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