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Astronauts flip on lights of 'fantastic' new home

...Mission Control replied: "You've opened the doors to a whole new era in spaceflight." Cabana and Russia's Sergei Krikalev were the first to enter the space station. Cabana beckoned for the cosmonaut to join him in crossing the threshold...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/11/tec_247167.shtml
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Countdown begins for start of space station construction

...space station and start a new era in international cooperation in space exploration." "It's time to fly," added Sergei Krikalev, a Russian cosmonaut assigned to the one-year-late mission. It is expected to take a total of 45 U.S. and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/01/tec_246242.shtml
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Mir's crew resting before unloading

...the world's only manned space station may be dim. "There is no necessity for us to rush with the fixing," said Sergei Krikalev, deputy flight director and a former Mir cosmonaut who is mapping out the risky repair plan. "We prefer to prepare...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/08/tec_211049.shtml
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Overjoyed astronauts wrap up mission

...new solar wings were installed one month into their four-month mission, Shepherd and cosmonauts Yuri Gidzenko and Sergei Krikalev had to skimp on electricity. The $600 million solar wings - the largest and most powerful ever built for a spacecraft...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/11/tec_301082.shtml
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Home Sweet Home?

...some decision from our managers as to whether we will follow this tradition or not." Cosmonauts Yuri Gidzenko and Sergei Krikalev sat next to their space station skipper as the Russian space program's top commission formally approved their launch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/31/tec_303455.shtml
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Astronaut waits for trip to space

...astronauts. The Shepherds have no children. But both of the astronaut's younger crew mates, Yuri Gidzenko and Sergei Krikalev, do. So, says Shepherd, "Every time I think about how hard this is, there are lots of folks who are doing this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/06/20/tec_292190.shtml
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This day in the Millennium: March 25

...immigrants, were killed when fire raced through an illegal social club in New York City. 1992: Soviet cosmonaut Sergei Krikalev, who had spent 10 months aboard the orbiting Mir space station and missed the upheaval in his homeland, finally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/25/met_257171.shtml
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Space station crew eager to get going

...things I want to do, and I'm kind of keen to have a successful mission and be done." His Russian flight engineer, Sergei Krikalev, tries to keep the mood in Houston light. "Good joke is a good way to relieve some tension, and we are joking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/29/tec_246086.shtml
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