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Vladimir Alekseyevich

USSR

Personal data

Birthdate:  11.11.1946
Birthplace:  Moscow / Russian SFSR
Marital status:  married
Children:  two
Selection date:  01.12.1978
Selection group:  NPOE-4
Position:  Test Cosmonaut (TC)
Status:  Ret. 18.02.1994

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  Soyuz T-10 / Soyuz T-11  Flight Engineer  08.02. - 02.10.1984 236d 22h 49m 
2  Soyuz T-15 / MIR-1  Flight Engineer  13.03. - 16.07.1986 125d 00h 00m 
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Total  361d 22h 49m 
           

Double assignments

No. Mission Position
1  Soyuz T-6  Flight Engineer

Additional information

Graduated from Bauman Moscow Higher Technical School with an engineering degree in aeronautics and astronautics (specialized on rocket power systems), 1970; doctorate of technical sciences degree, 1995; was selected as cosmonaut on 01.12.1978 (NPOE-4); hobbies: Traveling, hiking, sailing; later Technical Flight Director, Manned Spaceflight Control Center; 1997 he became Professor; since 1998 Deputy Director MKS program.

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