Talgat Musabayev

Talgat Musabayev

Status: Retired
1/7/1951 –
Nationality: Kazakh
Type: Government
Agency: Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Talgat Amangeldyuly Musabayev (Kazakh: Талғат Аманкелдіұлы Мұсабаев; born 7 January 1951) is a Kazakh test pilot and former cosmonaut who flew on three spaceflights. His first two spaceflights were long-duration stays aboard the Russian space station Mir. His third spaceflight was a short duration visiting mission to the International Space Station, which also carried the first paying space tourist Dennis Tito. He retired as a cosmonaut in November 2003.

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