Aleksandr Serebrov : biography
Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Serebrov () is a former Soviet cosmonaut. He was born in Moscow, on February 15, 1944, graduated from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (1967), and was selected as a cosmonaut on December 1, 1978. He retired on May 10, 1995. He is married and has one child.
He flew on Soyuz T-7, Soyuz T-8, Soyuz TM-8 and Soyuz TM-17.
He was awarded:
- Title of Hero of the Soviet Union
- Title of Pilot-Cosmonaut of the USSR
- Order of Friendship (Russian Federation)
- Two Orders of Lenin
- Order of the October Revolution
- Medal "For Merit in Space Exploration" (Russian Federation)
- Officer of the Legion of Honour (France)
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