Boris Volynov is a cosmonaut who was born on December 18, 1934, in
Volynov became a cosmonaut in 1960. He has spent over 52 days in
space on two spaceflights.
In 1969, Volynov flew aboard Soyuz 5. The crew docked with the
Soyuz 4 and two members transferred over to Soyuz 4. Volynov made a second
flight aboard the Salyut 5 space station. He spent 48 days doing military work.
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