Biographies of USSR / Russian Cosmonauts


Oleg Artemyev

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Oleg Germanovich


Personal data

Birthdate:  28.12.1970
Birthplace:  Riga / Latvian SSR
Marital status:  married
Children:  three
Selection date:  29.05.2003
Selection group:  RKKE-15
Position:  Test Cosmonaut (TC)
Status:  active


No. Mission Position Time Duration
1  Soyuz TMA-12M / ISS-39 / ISS-40  Flight Engineer  25.03. - 11.09.2014 169d 05h 05m 
2  Soyuz MS-08 / ISS-55 / ISS-56  Commander / Flight Engineer  21.03. - 04.10.2018 196d 18h 00m 
3  Soyuz MS-21 / ISS-66 / ISS-67  Commander / Flight Engineer / ISS-CDR  18.03. - 29.09.2022 194d 19h 01m 
Total  560d 18h 06m 
Patch Soyuz TMA-12M Patch ISS-39 Patch ISS-40 Patch Soyuz MS-08 Patch ISS-55 Patch ISS-56 Patch Soyuz MS-21 Patch ISS-66 Patch ISS-67

Backup assignments

No. Mission Position
1  Soyuz TMA-10M  Flight Engineer
2  Soyuz MS-18  Flight Engineer
3  Soyuz MS-19  Commander

Additional information

He completed the Tallinn Polytechnical School in 1990; during 1990-1991 he served a term of service in the ranks of the Soviet Army in Vilnius; in 1998 he completed the MGTU named for Bauman; since 1998 he has worked at RKKE; at present, he is in the post of the test engineer in the 293rd department (VKD); OKP: 16.06.2003 - 28.06.2005; in September 2019 elected to the Moscow City Duma.


Last update on September 29, 2022.