Accession Number : AD0714771

Title :   Red Star. Number 240, 1969 (Selected Articles),

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Rebrov,M. ; Pavlov,N.

Report Date : 13 AUG 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 37

Abstract : The article gives some brief intimate details of the lives of the Soviet Cosmonauts who went up in Soyuz-7 and Soyuz-8. Most of the details date back to World War II and prior to it. What motivated the men to become flyers and some of their early school and flying-school experiences are mentioned. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ASTRONAUTS, USSR), MANNED SPACECRAFT, SPACE NAVIGATION, TRAINING, THRUST AUGMENTATION, ENGINEERS, PILOTS

Subject Categories : Humanities and History

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE