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Krikalev, Sergeĭ

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Personal name headingKrikalev, Sergeĭ
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Variant(s)Krikalyov, Sergei
Крикалёв, Сергей Константинович
Birth date1958-08-27
Place of birthSaint Petersburg (Russia)
Field of activitySpace vehicles--Piloting Astronautics
AffiliationNauchno-proizvodstvennoe obʺedinenie "Ėnergii︠a︡"
Baltiĭskiĭ gosudarstvennyĭ tekhnicheskiĭ universitet "Voenmekh"
Profession or occupationMechanical engineers Aeronautical engineers Astronauts
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Found inOut of the present, 1997: container (with Sergei Krikalev), accessed 3 February 2017: (Sergei Krikalev was born as Sergei Konstantinovich Krikalev. He is a cinematographer, known for Out of the present (1997), Space Station 3D (2002) and Touch the sky (2012) [IMDb erroneously attributed a role of cinematographer to Sergei Krikalev, a distingushed astronaut, who in reality was an interviewee/commentator in the mentioned above documentaries])
Out of the present, 2001: credits (Mission Ozon: Sergei Krikalev) container (Sergei Krikalev)
Wikipedia, viewed Aug. 15, 2019 (Sergei Konstantinovich Krikalev (Russian: Серге́й Константинович Крикалёв = Sergeĭ Konstantinovich Krikalev, also transliterated as Sergei Krikalyov; born August 27, 1958) is a Russian cosmonaut and mechanical engineer. As a prominent rocket scientist, he is a veteran of six space flights and ranks third to Gennady Padalka and Yuri Malenchenko for the amount of time in space: a total of 803 days, 9 hours, and 39 minutes. He retired from spaceflight in 2007 and is currently working as vice president of Space Corporation Energia. Krikalev was born in Leningrad (now St. Petersburg), Russia. In 1981, he received a mechanical engineering degree from the Leningrad Mechanical Institute, now called Baltic State Technical University)
NASA website, viewed Aug. 15, 2019 (Sergei Konstantinovich Krikalev, Mission Specialist; in 1981, received mechanical engineering degree from the Leningrad Mechanical Institute, now called St. Petersburg Technical University. For his space flight experience, he was awarded the title of Hero of the Soviet Union, the Order of Lenin, the French title of L'Officier de la L'egion d'Honneur, and the new title of Hero of Russia. He also has been awarded the NASA Space Flight Medal (1994, 1998))
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