Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates




Personal data

Birthdate:  05.02.1940
Birthplace:  Bartkowice / Czestochowa / slaskie
Marital status:  married
Children:  one
Selection date:  29.10.1978
Position:  Research Cosmonaut (RC)
Status:  Ret. 27.11.1978
Day of death:  10.07.2013
Place of death:  Krakow

Additional information

Colonel, Ret.; was among the last five Polish candidates for a Soyuz mission; first class pilot; commander of a MIG-21 flight squadron; degree from the Gagarin Air Force Academy; logged ~3000 flight hours.


Last update on September 08, 2016.