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|Position:||Research Cosmonaut (RC)|
|1||Soyuz T-11 / Soyuz T-10||Research Cosmonaut||03.04. - 11.04.1984||7d 21h 40m|
|Total||7d 21h 40m|
Lieutenant Colonel, Indian Air Force Pilot and test pilot; joined HAL in 1987; served as Chief Test Pilot, HAL (Hindustan Aeronautics Limited) Nashik Division until 1992 when he moved to Bangalore to take up the assignment of Chief Test Pilot of HAL, a post he held until he retired from test flying in 2001.
Last update on July 07, 2009.