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Svetlana Savitskaya Becomes the First Woman to Perform a Spacewalk (1984)

Savitskaya is a former Soviet female aviator and cosmonaut who flew aboard Soyuz T-7 in 1982, becoming the second woman in space some 19 years after Valentina Tereshkova. She logged nearly 20 days in space during her career, including three and a half hours spent outside the Salyut 7 space station in 1984, when she became the first woman to perform a spacewalk. Before becoming a cosmonaut, she was a test and sport pilot and a parachutist. What world records did she set? More...
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Svetlana Savitskaya Becomes the First Woman to Perform a Spacewalk (1984)
Savitskaya is a former Soviet female aviator and cosmonaut who flew aboard Soyuz T-7 in 1982, becoming the second woman in space some 19 years after Valentina Tereshkova. She logged nearly 20 days in space during her career, including three and a half hours spent outside the Salyut 7 space station in 1984, when she became the first woman to perform a spacewalk. Before becoming a cosmonaut, she was a test and sport pilot and a parachutist.
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Svetlana Savitskaya Becomes the First Woman to Perform a Spacewalk (1984)
Savitskaya is a former Soviet female aviator and cosmonaut who flew aboard Soyuz T-7 in 1982, becoming the second woman in space some 19 years after Valentina Tereshkova. She logged nearly 20 days in space during her career, including three and a half hours spent outside the Salyut 7 space station in 1984, when she became the first woman to perform a spacewalk. Before becoming a cosmonaut, she was a test and sport pilot and a parachutist.
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She is a member of the State Duma representing the Communist Party of the Russian Federation.


Communist Party! OMG, they are incurable.

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Great News! Thanks for sharing.
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When astronauts gravitate to orbit, their habits are profoundly disrupted. Indeed, the most basic activities such as eating, sleeping or moving are practiced very differently when you are far from the mainland. What about sex? Is it really possible to make love in space?
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She was also a test and sports pilot - starting from 1974 she set 18 international world records on MiG aircraft and three records in team parachute jumping. She won first place at the 6th FAI World Aerobatic Championship in 1970.
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ChristopherJohnson wrote:
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She is a member of the State Duma representing the Communist Party of the Russian Federation.


Communist Party! OMG, they are incurable.




"They"?

Location: Tbilisi
Figures.
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