Yuri Gagarin signed
    postcard (inscribed)
 
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Rimantas Antanas-Antono Stankyavichyus

Signed postcard (on the back) by Rimantas Stankyavichyus, with the MS of the Buran. Autographs of early Buran test pilots are extremely rare (except Volk).

Rimantas Antanas-Antono Stankyavichyus

(Civilian Buran Cosmonaut #4)

Born on... 26 Jul. 1944
Join Buran Team in: Late 1977
Left Buran Team in: Killed in 9 Sep. 1990
As... Civilian Test Pilot
Major assignments: 13 ALT's (including 1st ALT)

Lieutenant Colonel, Soviet Air Force, Res.; graduated from Chernigov Higher Military Pilot School, 1966; civilian test pilot at LII; was selected as cosmonaut for Buran-flights on 30.07.1980 (LII-1); OKP (cosmonaut basic training): 12/78 - 7/80; was assigned as Co-Pilot for the first Buran-flight, that should have taken place early 1992; he performed 14 training-flights; died in a crash of a Su-27 in an air-show in Trevino (Italy).

 

 

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