Golovanov, Yaroslav Kirillovich
(1932-2003) Russian journalist cosmonaut, 1965-1967.
Scheduled to fly in cancelled Voskhod flight.
Graduated from E.N. Bauman Moscow Higher Technical School, Moscow, 1956. Aviation engineer. Joined newspaper "Komsomolskaya Pravda" as a civilian journalist.. He was selected in June 1965 as cosmonaut candidate. but did not go into official cosmonaut training. His continued as as science commentator for "Komsomolskaya Pravda".
Birth Place: Moscow.
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Becker, Joachim, "Space Facts Web Site", http://www.spacefacts.de/, Web Address when accessed: here.
1965 January 1 -
- Journalist Cosmonaut Training Group selected. - .
Nation: USSR. Related Persons: Golovanov; Letunov; Rebrov. Summary: The group was selected to provide trainees for a planned Voskhod spaceflight made with a journalist aboard..
2003 May 21 -
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