Biographies of International Astronauts

Kikuchi

Ryoko

Japan

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Personal data

Birthdate:  15.09.1964
Birthplace:  Zama City / Kanagawa
Marital status:  married
Children:  
Selection date:  17.08.1989
Selection group:  TBS
Position:  Research Cosmonaut (RC)
Status:  Ret. 10.12.1990

Spaceflights

No. Mission Position Time Duration
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Double assignments

No. Mission Position
1  Soyuz TM-11  Research Cosmonaut

Additional information

Graduated from the University of Tokyo in Chinese language; joined Tokyo Broadcasting Corporation (TBS); hobbies: Bicycling, skiing, basketball, swimming, mountaineering; was selected as double for Soyuz TM-11; later reporter for news from all over the world with TBS, reporting from Moscow and then again from Tokyo.

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