Add to favorite
 

   

 Sergey Revin


Born:   January 12, 1966

Russian test astronaut, flight engineer of Soyuz TMA-M and ISS, the Hero of the Russian Federation.

      

The 113th astronaut of Russia (USSR) and the 526th astronaut of the world, Sergey Revin was born in Moscow on January 12, 1966.
In 1989 he graduated from the Moscow Electronic Equipment Institute, where he majored in the Automatic Equipment and Electronics and got qualified as Physical Engineer. Is the graduate student of the Moscow humanities university.
Before becoming an astronaut Sergey Revin worked as an engineer in a scientific-production association for measuring equipment and the Energy scientific-production association.
Sergey Revin made his first space flight in May — September, 2012. On May 15, 2012 he started as the flight engineer of the spacecraft Soyuz TMA-04M with the commander Gennady Padalka (Roskosmos), the second flight engineer Joseph Akaba (NASA) and the International Space Station crew for expeditions 31 and 32.
At the International Space Station the astronauts onducted experiments in medicobiology, technology, and geophysics, explored natural resources and space biotechnologies, studied cosmic rays, carried out environmental monitoring, as well as educational and academic projects. During the flight Sergey Revin participated in carrying out the educational ecological experiment Lessons from Space and in broadcasts of the Roscosmos TV studio.   Duration of the space flight made 125 days 00 hours and 50 minutes.
On May 28, 2014 Sergey Revin became the Hero of the Russian Federation and was awarded the Gold Star medal "for valor and bravery displayed in the course of a long space flight at the International Space Station.
The space hero is married and has a son. He is fond of tourism, water and mountain skiing, ballooning, photography and video shooting.
 


Tags: Sergey Revin Russian Astronauts International Space Station Space Exploration  








Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

-8

search on the map
TAGS:
Russian Cinema  Elbrus  Central Bank of Russia  Archeology  Resources  Poland  Murmansk Museums  Night of Museums  Alexander Benois  Russian customs  terrorism  Kaliningrad  global exchange market  St. Petersburg  Orthodoxy  Media Art  Russia Travel Tips  Baikonur  Russian visa  Opochka  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Heroism   Kondopoga  Christ the Savior Cathedral  Russian tourism  Earthquakes  Adygea  Moscow  Russian business  sanctions  Naryn-Kala  Sapsan trains  FC Zenith  renewable energy  St. Petersburg Museums  accommodation in Russia  Tyumen  Architecture Monuments  panoramic binoculars  Russian Astronauts  Russian space industry  Vladimir Tatlin  Russian musicians  transfer to Samara airport  Russian mobile networks  Locomotives  Russian companies  Russian Literature  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian history 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites