Encyclopedia Astronautica
International Group - 1982


Requirement: pilots from India to visit Salyut space station for propaganda purposes on Soyuz ferry-exchange mission.

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Associated People
  • Malhotra Malhotra, Ravish (1943-) Indian pilot cosmonaut, 1982-1984. Indian Air Force test pilot, stationed at the Bangalore space test center. Later worked for Dynamatic Technologies. Brigadier General (Air Commodore), Retired. More...
  • Sharma Sharma, Rakesh 'Rikki' (1949-) Indian pilot cosmonaut. Flew on Salyut 7 EP-3. First Indian astronaut. Indian Air Force More...

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

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