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Pushenko



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Pushenko
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Pushenko, Nikolay Alekseyevich (1952-) Russian test pilot cosmonaut, 1990-1996.

Graduated from Barnaul Higher Air Force School and from Akhtubinsk Test Pilot School 1974 and 1983 respectively Soviet Air Force Test Pilot School. Cosmonaut training March 1989 - April 1991. Chief of the flight test office of NPO Radon in Moscow. In 2000 he became a test pilot at the State Research Institute Sheremetevo. Later he worked at the Akhtubinsk flight test center of GKNII.

Birth Place: Povalikha, Altay.
Status: Inactive.
Born: 1952.08.10.

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

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

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