By Richard Ward
A descriptive and illustrated e-book at the fighter planes from 1938 via 1945. nice for fans of previous planes, and historical past of wars!
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Photo: Maceem Stolovskim) Hermaszewski in his pressure suit for the high-altitude tests. (Photo: M. Hermaszewski Archives) Space flight competitors 41 The third stage involved the participation of a Soviet medical team visiting Warsaw on 29 October 1976 to conduct their own tests, accompanied by veteran physician-cosmonaut Col. Vasiliy Lazarev. They determined that Andrzej Bugala be eliminated from the squad, as his body did not fit the anthropometric requirements; when seated he was around four inches too tall for the Soyuz spacecraft.
He joined the Communist Party in 1964. A determined and talented student, he graduated from the college with honors in 1965 and then served as a ﬂight engineer lieutenant with ﬁghter squadrons in the Czechoslovakian Air Force. In 1969, he achieved the rank of lieutenant commander and two years later qualiﬁed as a pilot 1st class. He was then promoted to the rank of captain. In 1972 he was chosen to study at the Gagarin Air Force Academy, along with Vladimir Remek. Three years later he was awarded the medal “For Service to Country” and in 1976 he defended his thesis and graduated.
According to the ﬂight plan, one day was set aside for leisure; a day when the cosmonauts summed up the results of their experiments, exercised, and prepared research reports. The resident crew also wrote personal letters for dispatch to Earth with the returning crew. Supplemental to this, the cosmonauts actually performed the work of postal workers by cancelling several letters with a ‘Space Mail’ postmark. On 9 March, with their work program completed, Gubarev and Remek began the task of packing up their experiments and loading scientiﬁc instruments and material into the Soyuz-28 capsule.
50 fighters 1938-1945 by Richard Ward