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Prunariu, Dumitru

Dumitru Dorin Prunariu (born September 27, 1952, Braşov) is the first Romanian cosmonaut. On 14 May 1981 he became the first and only Romanian who since now flown in cosmic space. He attended the Soyuz 40 mission, the space program "Intercosmos" and spent in space 7 days, 20 hours and 42 minutes. His profession is aeronautical engineer. He was first engineer officer in Military Aviation Command, t…