Mikhail Vladislavovich TYURIN
Test-Cosmonaut of S.P. Korolev Rocket&Space Corporation
DATE AND PLACE OF BIRTH: March 2, 1960 in Kolomna, Moscow
Region. Father: Vladislav Nikolaevich Tyurin born in 1936,
lives in Kolomna. Mother: Alevtina Fedorovna Tyurina born
in 1937, lives in Kolomna.
EDUCATION: In 1984 he graduated from the Moscow Aviation
Institute, Flight Vehicles Production faculty, speciality:
FAMILY STATUS: Married.
Wife: Tatyana Anatolievna Tyurina (Borzykina)
Daughter: Alexandra born in 1982
HOBBIES: Sailing yachting, mountain skis.
WORK EXPERIENCE: Since 1984 he worked at RSC Energia as
engineer, senior engineer, leading engineer. The main directions
of professional activities are the procedure verification
of the Soyuz transport vehicle crew actions. He participated
repeatedly in tests and research activities related to the
study of different aspects of cosmonaut activities and perfection
of their operational procedures and training both as a tester
and the experiment investigator.
He is a post-graduate student. The personal scientific research
is directed to the issues being at the interface of psychological
and technical problems of spacecraft motion manual control.
In 1994 he is included in RSC Energia cosmonaut team.
From 1994 to 1997 he studied general space discipline and
was under training within the team at Yu.A. Gagarin CTC.
Since 1997 till October, 2000, he passed through training
for space flight as flight engineer of ISS expedition I
From November 2000 he passed training as flight engineer
of expedition 3 prime crew.