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Potapov, Dr Mikhail Georgiyevich (1952-) Russian physician cosmonaut, 1978-1985. Civilian Physician, Institute of Medical Biological Problems. Cosmonaut training October 1979 - July 1980. Later Chief of Laboratory 174 at IMBP.

Medical Doctor. Graduated from 1. Moscow Medical Institute, 1976. Candidate of medical sciences degree, 1982.

Birth Place: Babeyev, Moscow.
Status: Inactive.

Born: 1952.10.28.

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Associated Countries
See also
  • Cosmonaut Category of persons who have been trained for spaceflight in Russia. More...

Associated Flights
  • Soyuz T-3A Crew: Lazarev, Polyakov, Strekalov. Planned but cancelled manned flight. Crew dissolved when Lazarev failed physical in early 1981. Backup crew: Isaulov, Potapov, Rukavishnikov. More...

Associated Manufacturers and Agencies
  • IMBP Insitute for the Study of Biomedical Problems, Russia. More...

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

Potapov Chronology

1978 December 1 - .
  • IMBP Cosmonaut Training Group 2 selected. - . Nation: USSR. Related Persons: Arzamazov; Borodin; Potapov. Summary: Physicians and biomedical specialist cosmonauts for planned missions to the Salyut space station..

1980 November - .
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