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Sergei Gaydukov

Signed cover and handwritten letter of Sergei Gaydukov, soviet unflown cosmonaut, with some remarks about is life... "...during 11 years, I have been in training for cosmonaut, but I never finally got to take part in a spaceflight. I am therfor not able to autograph covers documenting 'my spaceflight' - that's like it is..." A precious document from an unflown cosmonaut who's identity had been revealed only recently. A rare piece of space memorabilia.

Born on.. 31 Oct. 1936
Join Cosmonaut Team in: January 1967
As... Military Pilot
Left Cosmonaut Team in 1978
Identity revealed at... Late 1989

Graduated from Air Force Navigation School, 1957; Lieutenant Colonel, Soviet Air Force, Ret.; was selected as cosmonaut on 07.05.1967 (TsPK-4); OKP (cosmonaut basic training): 5/67 - 18.08.1969; retired of medical reasons (injured during parachute training); later he worked as an engineer until 1988, when he retired from all work of medical reasons.

 

 

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