Tuesday, 8 January 2013

437 days in space

January 8, 1994 cosmonaut Valeri Polyakov on Soyuz TM-18 leaves for Mir, a space station that operated in low Earth orbit from 1986 to 2001.

Mir from Soyuz TM-17

He would stay on the space station until March 22, 1995, for a record 437 days in space.

More than one year!