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Illyin, Dr Yevgeni Aleksandrovich (1937-) Russian physician cosmonaut, 1965-1966.

Medical Doctor. Educated S. M. Kirov Military Medical Institute. Doctorate of medical sciences degree, 1984. Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 1985. Civilian Physician. Trained for cancelled Voskhod long duration mission. Involved in several experiments on various Soyuz missions. From 1967 - 1968, member of a Soviet Antarctic Expedition. Later Deputy Director of IMBP, Moscow.

Birth Place: Kuznetsk, Penza Oblast.
Status: Inactive.

Born: 1937.08.17.

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  • Cosmonaut Category of persons who have been trained for spaceflight in Russia. More...

  • Becker, Joachim, "Space Facts Web Site", http://www.spacefacts.de/, Web Address when accessed: here.

Illyin Chronology

1965 June 1 - .
  • Voskhod Physician Cosmonaut Training Group selected. - . Nation: USSR. Related Persons: Illyin; Kiselyov, Aleksandr; Senkevich. Summary: The group was selected to provide trainees for planned Voskhod long-duration biomedical spaceflights to be made with a physician aboard..

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