Aleksandr Panayotov Aleksandrov
- Mir EP-2 Soyuz TM -4 TM-5/Sojus (1988 )
Alexandrov was the replacement crew for the first Bulgarian spacecraft Soyuz 33 Since the Soyuz spacecraft could not go as planned due to technical problems dock with the Salyut 6 space station, the mission was aborted and the first Bulgarian astronaut Georgi Ivanov returned after only 47 hours in All back to Earth. As a stay of the cosmonaut was provided by one week as part of the Intercosmos program for the participating nations, the flight was later rescheduled with Soyuz TM -5.
Alexandrov flight with Soyuz TM- 5, together with the commander Anatoly Solovyov and the flight engineer Viktor Savinykh to the Soviet space station Mir took place between 7 and 17 June 1988.
Alexandar Alexandrov is married and has two sons.