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Alykov, an ethnic Tatar, was born on 20 August 1959 in Kapustin Yar in the Akhtubinsky District of Astrakhan Oblast to a military family. He joined the Soviet Army in 1976, and in 1980 graduated from the Kachinsk Higher Military Aviation School.
- (Russian) "Алыков Марат Равильевич". Warheroes.ru. Retrieved 2009-08-09.