Nikolay Rukavishnikov

Nikolay Rukavishnikov

Status: Deceased
9/18/1932 – 10/19/2002
Nationality: Soviet
Type: Government
Agency: Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Nikolay Nikolayevich Rukavishnikov was a Soviet cosmonaut who flew three space missions of the Soyuz programme: Soyuz 10, Soyuz 16, and Soyuz 33. Two of these missions, Soyuz 10 and Soyuz 33 were intended to dock with Salyut space stations, but failed to do so.

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