Encyclopedia of astronauts.Kovalenok (2013-2014)

Documentary №99561, 1 part, duration: 0:04:15
Production: Studio Roscosmos
Other authors:Rozakova Marina, Kuckij Mihail, Shatilo Sergej, Trudova Nataljya, Pastuhov Sergej


A series of films about important pages of the life of Soviet and Russian cosmonauts. Vladimir Vasilyevich Kovalenok made three space flights, two of which were marked by meetings with international crews at the Salyut-6 orbital station, and during his second flight, Kovalenok went into outer space for the first time.

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Vladimir Kovalenok writes in the magazine.

Military transport aircraft.

Landing of the lander.

The evacuation team is next to the unit.


Baikonur, the launch of Soyuz-25.

Kovalenok and Ryumin during the flight.

Unsuccessful docking with the Salyut-6 station.

Satellite communication dish on the Ground.

View of the Earth from space.

Employees of the MCC.

The crew of Soyuz-29, Kovalenok and Ivanchenkov during the flight.

Salyut-6 station.

Vladimir Kovalenok goes into outer space.

Return to Earth, landing of the lander.

Baikonur, the launch of Soyuz T-4.

Employees of the MCC.

Kovalenok and Savinykh during the flight.

Meeting at the Salyut-6 station with international crews (Dzhanibekov and Gurragcha, Popov and Prunariu).

Photos and shootings of different years: Kovalenok in military uniform, in the MCC, in the long-range aviation service.

Parade of cadets of the Zhukovsky Air Force Engineering Academy.

Photo: Kovalenok next to the bust of Gagarin.

Filming at the award ceremony.

Portrait in military uniform.


Kovalyonok V.V. -- Soviet cosmonaut, twice Hero of the Soviet Union, Colonel-General of Aviation, Candidate of Military Sciences, Professor, President of the Russian Cosmonautics Federation. Ryumin V.V. -- Soviet cosmonaut, Hero of the Soviet Union. Ivanchenkov A.S. -- Soviet test pilot, cosmonaut, Hero of the Soviet Union. Savinih V.P. -- Soviet pilot-cosmonaut, Honored Master of Sports of the USSR, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, twice Hero of the Soviet Union. Dzhanibekov (Krisin) V.A. -- Soviet cosmonaut pilot, aviation Major General, twice Hero of the Soviet Union, member of the Union of Artists of the USSR, President of the Association of Cosmonautics Museums of Russia. Zhugderdemidijn Gurragcha -- The first Mongolian cosmonaut, Hero of the USSR, Hero of the Soviet Union, Minister of Defense of Mongolia (2000-2004). Popov L.I. -- Soviet cosmonaut, twice Hero of the Soviet Union. Dumitru Dorin Prunariu -- the first Romanian cosmonaut, Hero of Romania, Hero of the Soviet Union.

Calendar: 1977 1978 1981

Locations: Moscow [820] Kazakhstan [114]

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