inofficial OKB-1 Selection
(Mishin-Group)

Date of selection:     23. May 1966


No. Name Profession Age Note
01 Sergei N. Anokhin Test Pilot 56 declined by TsVNIAG
02 Vladimir Y. Bugrov Engineer 33 declined by TsVNIAG
03 Gennadi A. Dolgopolov Engineer 30 declined by TsVNIAG
04 Georgi M. Grechko Engineer 34 accepted by TsVNIAG
05 Valeri N. Kubasov Engineer 31 accepted by TsVNIAG
06 Oleg G. Makarov Engineer 33 accepted by TsVNIAG
07 Vladislav N. Volkov Engineer 30 accepted by TsVNIAG
08 Aleksei S. Yeliseyev Engineer 31 accepted by TsVNIAG
Reserve candidates (Replacement for declined candidates):
09 Nikolai N. Rukavishnikov Engineer 33 accepted by TsVNIAG
10 Vitali I. Sevastiyanov Engineer 30 accepted by TsVNIAG
11 Valeri A. Yazdovsky Engineer 35 accepted by TsVNIAG


Cosmonaut training:
01.10.1966 Grechko, Kubasov, Volkov, Yeliseyev
01.02.1967 Makarov, Rukavishnikov, Sevastiyanov
Yazdovsky stayed as reserve candidate till 1968 (official confirmation of TsKBEM-1 group).
Dolgopolov official left the group on 03.05.1967, Bugrov on 12.07.1967, and Anokhin on 27.05.1968.
 
OKP examination:
??.05.1968 Grechko, Kubasov, Makarov, Rukavishnikov, Sevastiyanov, Volkov, Yeliseyev

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