Vladimir Komarov

Vladimir Mikhaylovich Komarov (Roushie: Влади́мир Миха́йлович Комаро́в; 16 Mairch 1927 – 24 Aprile 1967) wis a Soviet test pilot, aerospace ingineer an cosmonaut in the first group o cosmonauts selectit in 1960. He wis ane o the maist heichly experienced an well-qualified candidates acceptit intae the Group Air Force № 1 (the first squad o cosmonauts o the USSR).

Vladimir Mikhaylovich Komarov
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1965 USSR postage stamp honourin Vladimir Komarov
Cosmonaut
NaotionalitySoviet
Born16 Mairch 1927(1927-03-16)
Moscow, Soviet Union
Dee'd24 Apryle 1967(1967-04-24) (aged 40)
Orenburg Oblast, Roushie SFSR, Soviet Union
Ither thrift
Ingineer
RankPolkovnik (equiv. Colonel), Soviet Air Force
Time in space
2d 03h 04m
SelectionAir Force Group 1
MissionsVoskhod 1, Soyuz 1
AwairdsHero o the Soviet Union Hero o the Soviet Union Order o Lenin Order o Lenin