First space flight Soyuz T-5
Selection Air Force Group 5
Name Anatoly Berezovoy
Extravehicular activities 1
|Total EVAs 1|
Other occupation Pilot
Space missions Soyuz T-5
|Born 11 April 1942
Enem, RSFSR, USSR (1942-04-11) |
Time in space 211 days 09 hours 04 minutes
Died September 20, 2014, Moscow, Russia
Rank Colonel, Soviet Air Forces
Total EVA time 2 hours 33 minutes
Anatoly Nikolayevich Berezovoy (Russian: Анато́лий Никола́евич Березово́й; 11 April 1942 – 20 September 2014) was a Soviet cosmonaut.
Berezovoy was born in Enem, Adyghe Autonomous Oblast, Russian SFSR in a Ukrainian family. He was married with two children and graduated from the Air Force Academy.
On 27 April 1970 he was selected as a cosmonaut. In 1982 he flew as Commander on Soyuz T-5 on the first mission to the Salyut 7 space station, returning to Earth on the Soyuz T-7 after 211 days 9 hours. He retired on 31 October 1992 due to age. From 1992 to 1999, he was a Deputy President of Russian Space Federation.
Honours and awards
ReferencesAnatoly Berezovoy Wikipedia
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