Zaitsev, Andrei Yevgenyevich
(1957-2010) Russian engineer cosmonaut, 1985-1996.
Graduated from Bauman Moscow Higher Technical School with an engineering degree, 1974 Civilian Engineer, Energia NPO. Cosmonaut training November 1985 - October 1986. First backup for Serebrov on Soyuz TM-5. Later backup assignment for Soyuz TM-13. Returned to work with RKK Energia.
Birth Place: Tula.
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Cosmonaut Category of persons who have been trained for spaceflight in Russia. More...
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Korolev Russian manufacturer of rockets, spacecraft, and rocket engines. Korolev Design Bureau, Kaliningrad, Russia. More...
Becker, Joachim, "Space Facts Web Site", http://www.spacefacts.de/, Web Address when accessed: here.
1964 May 18 -
- OKB-1 Voskhod candidates - .
Nation: USSR. Related Persons: Volkov; Grechko; Zaitsev; Kubasov; Makarov; Feoktistov; Yazdovskiy. Program: Voskhod. Flight: Voskhod 1. Spacecraft: Voskhod. Summary: Of 14 engineering cosmonaut candidates finally submitted by Korolev, only 6 survived preliminary screening and were sent for medical screening (Volkov, Grechko, Zaitsev, Kubasov, Makarov, Siborov, Feoktistov, and Yazdovskiy)..
1985 September 2 -
- Energia Engineer Cosmonaut Training Group 8 selected. - .
Nation: USSR. Related Persons: Krikalyov; Zaitsev.
2010 May 5 -
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