• 1/10
    Leonid Kadenyuk - the first and only astronaut of the independent Ukraine
    Leonid Kadenyuk - the first and only astronaut of the independent Ukraine
  • 2/10
    The flight of the legendary Yuri Gagarin inspired Kadenyuk to become the conqueror of the space
    The flight of the legendary Yuri Gagarin inspired Kadenyuk to become the conqueror of the space
  • 3/10
    34 years after the first manned flight into space the great Ukrainian realized his dream
    34 years after the first manned flight into space the great Ukrainian realized his dream
  • 4/10
    The cosmonaut spent 15 days, 35 minutes and 1 second in space
    The cosmonaut spent 15 days, 35 minutes and 1 second in space
  • 5/10
    Kadenyuk became the personification of Ukrainian astronautics
    Kadenyuk became the personification of Ukrainian astronautics
  • 6/10
    Kadenyuk was adviser to the Prime Minister of Ukraine on aviation and cosmonautics in 2011
    Kadenyuk was adviser to the Prime Minister of Ukraine on aviation and cosmonautics in 2011
  • 7/10
    The cosmonaut wrote the book "Mission - Space", which was repeatedly reprinted in Ukraine
    The cosmonaut wrote the book "Mission - Space", which was repeatedly reprinted in Ukraine
  • 8/10
    Few people know that Kadenyuk flew into space on a ship that was used to shoot the famous film "Armageddon"
    Few people know that Kadenyuk flew into space on a ship that was used to shoot the famous film "Armageddon"
  • 9/10
    Answering journalists' questions about whether he was afraid to fly into space he said "It's terribly interesting!"
    Answering journalists' questions about whether he was afraid to fly into space he said "It's terribly interesting!"
  • 10/10
    Kadenyuk will forever remain in the memory of Ukrainians as the first astronaut of independent Ukraine
    Kadenyuk will forever remain in the memory of Ukrainians as the first astronaut of independent Ukraine
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