|Oleg Germanovich Artemyev|
December 28, 1970 |
Riga, Latvia (then Latvian SSR)
|Selection||2003 RKKE Group|
Oleg Germanovich Artemyev (Russian: Олег Германович Артемьев; born December 28, 1970) is a Latvian Cosmonaut for the Russian Federal Space Agency. He was selected as part of the RKKE-15 Cosmonaut group in 2003.
Personal life and education
Artemyev was selected as part of the RKKE-15 Cosmonaut group on May 29, 2003. He is currently training as a member of the Expedition 39/Expedition 40 long-duration International Space Station crew. Artemyev was a crew member in the 15-day and 105-day precursor studies of the Mars-500 program.
- "Oleg Artemyev". Spacefacts. Retrieved 20 May 2012.
- "ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst to fly to Space Station in 2014". European Space Agency. 18 September 2011. Retrieved 20 May 2012.