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Vyacheslav Zudov

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Nationality  Soviet
Role  Cosmonaut
Time in space  2d 00h 06m
Space missions  Soyuz 23

Selection  Air Force Group 3
First space flight  Soyuz 23
Name  Vyacheslav Zudov
Other occupation  Pilot
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Born  8 January 1942 (age 73) Bor, Russia (1942-01-08)
Rank  Colonel, Soviet Air Forces

Vyacheslav Dmitriyevich Zudov (Russian: Вячесла́в Дми́триевич Зу́дов, born 8 January 1942) is a retired USSR cosmonaut.

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He was selected as a cosmonaut on 23 October 1965, flew as Commander on Soyuz 23 on 14–16 October 1976 and retired on 14 May 1987.

Zudov is married and has two children.

He was awarded:

  • Hero of the Soviet Union
  • Pilot-Cosmonaut of the USSR
  • Jubilee Medal "Twenty Years of Victory in the Great Patriotic War 1941-1945"
  • Jubilee Medal "In Commemoration of the 100th Anniversary since the Birth of Vladimir Il'ich Lenin"
  • Jubilee Medal "50 Years of the Armed Forces of the USSR"
  • Medal "For Merit in Space Exploration" (Russian Federation)
  • References

    Vyacheslav Zudov Wikipedia

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