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Isakov



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Isakov
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Isakov, Vladimir Timofeyevich (1940-) Russian navigator cosmonaut, 1967-1983.

Graduated from Air Force Higher School of Navigation,1963. Graduated from Gagarin Air Force Academy, 1975. Candidate of geographical sciences degree, 1985. Cosmonaut training May 1967 - 18 August 1969. 1969 to 1976 member of the Almaz training group. Chief CapCom during many Mir flights.

Birth Place: Zilaur, Bashkiria.
Status: Inactive.
Born: 1940.04.04.

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Associated Countries
See also
  • Air Force Group 4 - 1967 Requirement: engineers for planned Soyuz and Almaz flights. In 1968-1975 the VVS expected no fewer than 20 Almaz space stations, 50 military 7K-VI missions, 200 Soyuz training spacecraft flights and 400 Soyuz space transport flights. More...
  • Cosmonaut Category of persons who have been trained for spaceflight in Russia. More...

Associated Flights
  • Soyuz sn 21 Crew: Yakovlev, Porvatkin. Soyuz s/n 21 equipped with the passive Kontakt rendezvous/docking system of the LK lunar lander. Would have served as a docking target for Soyuz s/n 20 . A crew transfer using the Krechet spacesuit would presumably have taken place. Backup crew: Kovalyonok, Isakov. More...
  • Soyuz sn 22 Crew: Kovalyonok, Isakov. Soyuz s/n 22 would have been the active spacecraft of the second dual launch to test the Kontakt lunar orbit rendezvous system. A crew transfer using the Krechet spacesuit would presumably have taken place. Backup crew: Shcheglov. More...

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

Isakov Chronology


1967 April 12 - .
1971 June 15 - .
1972 - .
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