World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Gennadi Manakov

Article Id: WHEBN0000873685
Reproduction Date:

Title: Gennadi Manakov  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Mir EO-7, List of Mir spacewalks, List of spacewalks and moonwalks 1965–1999, Soyuz TM-10, Soyuz TM-16
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Gennadi Manakov

Gennady Mikhailovich Manakov
Nationality Soviet / Russian
Born (1950-06-01) 1 June 1950
Yefimovka, Russia
Other occupation
Test Pilot
Rank Colonel, Soviet Air Force
Time in space
309d 21h 18m
Selection 1985
Missions Soyuz TM-10, Soyuz TM-16[1][2]

Gennadi Mikhailovich Manakov is a former cosmonaut who commanded two Soyuz flights.

Mankov was born in Yefimovka, Orenburg Oblast, Russian SFSR on 1 June 1950.[3] He was selected on 2 September 1985 and flew as Commander on Soyuz TM-10 and Soyuz TM-16, retiring on 20 December 1996.[4] He is married with two children.

During his career he was awarded:


  1. ^ " Manakov (mission chronology)". 
  2. ^ "Manakov Gennadi Mikhailovich". 
  3. ^ "Gennadi Mikhailovich Manakov, colonel/cosmonaut, Soyuz TM-10, TM-16 June 1 in History". 
  4. ^ "Cosmonaut Biography: Gennadi Manakov". 
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.