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(6357) Glushko

Reference work entry

1976 SK3. Discovered 1976 Sept. 24 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

Named in memory of Valentin Petrovich Glushko (1908–1989), Soviet pioneer in liquid-fuel rocket-engine construction. The engines of many Soviet space rockets were designed under his leadership. (M 34623)

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