Vladimir Aksyonov

Vladimir Aksyonov

  • 2/1/1935
  • Russian - Retired
  • Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Aksyonov was selected as cosmonaut on 3 March 1973. He was awarded the title of the Hero of the Soviet Union on two occasions. He retired on 17 October 1988. Flew as Flight Engineer on Soyuz 22 and Soyuz T-2.