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Encyclopedia > Georgi Grechko
Georgi Mikhailovich Grechko
Cosmonaut
Nationality Soviet
Born May 25, 1931
Leningrad, Russia
Occupation1 Engineer
Space time 134d 20h 32m
Selection Civilian Specialist Group 3
Missions Soyuz 17, Soyuz 26, Soyuz T-14
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Georgi Mikhailovich Grechko (Russian: Георгий Михайлович Гречко; born May 25, 1931 in Leningrad) was a Soviet cosmonaut who flew on three space flights: Soyuz 17, Soyuz 26, and Soyuz T-14. “CCCP” redirects here. ... May 25 is the 145th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (146th in leap years). ... 1931 (MCMXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link is to a full 1931 calendar). ... Saint Petersburg (Russian: Санкт-Петербу́рг, English transliteration: Sankt-Peterburg), colloquially known as Питер (transliterated Piter), formerly known as Leningrad (Ленингра́д, 1924–1991) and... For the Technical Symposium of NITK Surathkal Engineer , see Engineer (Technical Fest). ... 1958 1959 1960 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1976 1978 1979 1980 1982 1984 1985 1987 1990 1992 1994 1995 1996 1997 2000 2003 2004 1958 June 25 - Man In Space Soonest - USA The first group of American astronaut candidates were selected... Crew Georgi Grechko (1) Aleksei Gubarev (1) Mission Parameters Mass: 6800 kg Perigee: 185 km Apogee: 249 km Inclination: 51. ... Soyuz 26 was a Soviet human spaceflight launched December 10, 1977. ... Soyuz T-14 was the 9th Russian expedition to Salyut 7. ... May 25 is the 145th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (146th in leap years). ... 1931 (MCMXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link is to a full 1931 calendar). ... Saint Petersburg (Russian: Санкт-Петербу́рг, English transliteration: Sankt-Peterburg), colloquially known as Питер (transliterated Piter), formerly known as Leningrad (Ленингра́д, 1924–1991) and... “CCCP” redirects here. ... For other uses, see Astronaut (disambiguation). ... Human spaceflight is space exploration with a human crew, and possibly passengers (in contrast to unmanned space missions, which are remotely-controlled or robotic space probes). ... Crew Georgi Grechko (1) Aleksei Gubarev (1) Mission Parameters Mass: 6800 kg Perigee: 185 km Apogee: 249 km Inclination: 51. ... Soyuz 26 was a Soviet human spaceflight launched December 10, 1977. ... Soyuz T-14 was the 9th Russian expedition to Salyut 7. ...


Grechko graduated from the Leningrad Institute of Mechanics with a doctorate in mathematics. He went on to work at Sergei Korolev's design bureau and from there was selected for cosmonaut training for the Soviet moon programme. When this did not eventuate, he went on to work on the Salyut space stations. Sergei Pavlovich Korolev (Серге́й Па́влович Королёв) (December 30, 1906– January 14, 1966) was the head Soviet rocket engineer and designer during the space race, known only as the chief designer during his lifetime. ... The Salyut (Russian: Салют, Salute or Firework) program was a series of space stations launched by the Soviet Union in the 1970s. ... The International Space Station in 2006 A space station is an artificial structure designed for humans to live in outer space. ...


Georgi Mikhailovich Grechko made the first spacewalk in Orlan spacesuit. This spacewalk was made on 1977 December 20. Peggy A. Whitson, Expedition Five flight engineer, in an Orlan-M space suit as she prepares for an EVA. (NASA) The Orlan space suits are a series of semi-rigid space suits designed and built by NPP Zvezda for use in the Soviet space program and Russian space program. ...


He resigned from the space programme in 1992 to lecture in atmospheric physics at the Russian Academy of Sciences. 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... Russian Academy of Sciences: main building Russian Academy of Sciences (Росси́йская Акаде́мия Нау́к) is the national academy of Russia. ...


 
 

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