Biographies of USSR / Russian Cosmonauts

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Vladimir Yevgeniyevich

USSR

Personal data

Birthdate:  03.02.1939
Birthplace:  Leningrad / Russian SFSR
Marital status:  married
Children:  one
Selection date:  23.10.1965
Selection group:  TsPK-3
Position:  Test Cosmonaut (TC)
Status:  Ret. 18.11.1980
Date of death:  25.10.1993
Place of death:  Moscow / Russian Federation

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1        
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Double assignments

No. Mission Position
1  Soyuz 24  Flight Engineer

Additional information

Graduated from Moscow Aviation Institute; worked at aeronautic industries; was selected from air forces as cosmonaut on 23.10.1965 (TsPK-3); OKP (cosmonaut basic training): 11/65 - 12/67; was assigned as 2nd double for Soyuz 24; later he worked at Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center; died in a car accident.

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Last update on July 06, 2009.