Aleksandr Viktorenko

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Aleksandr Stepanovich Viktorenko
Cosmonaut
Nationality Soviet / Russian
Born (1947-03-29) March 29, 1947 (age 71)
Olginka, Kazakh SSR, Soviet Union
Other occupation
Test Pilot
Rank Colonel, Russian Air Force
Time in space
489d 01h 33m
Selection 1978 Intercosmos Group
Missions Mir EP-1 (Soyuz TM-3 / Soyuz TM-2), Soyuz TM-8, Soyuz TM-14, Soyuz TM-20
Mission insignia
Soyuz TM-3 mission patch.svgSoyuz TM-14 patch.png Soyuz TM-20 patch.png

Aleksandr Stepanovich Viktorenko (Александр Степанович Викторенко) is a Soviet cosmonaut. He was born in Olginka, North-Kazakhstan Oblast, Kazakh SSR on March 29, 1947. He is married with two children.[1]

He was selected as a cosmonaut on March 23, 1978, and retired on May 30, 1997. During his active career he had been Commander of Soyuz TM-3, Soyuz TM-8, Soyuz TM-14 and Soyuz TM-20. He has spent a total of 489 days in space.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Биография Александра Викторенко". РИА Новости (in Russian). 29 March 2017. Retrieved 2018-07-08.
  2. ^ http://www.spacefacts.de/bios/cosmonauts/english/viktorenko_aleksandr.htm Spacefacts