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Aleksandr Serebrov : biography

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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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