Fedor Nikolaevich Yurchikhin , test-cosmonaut of Korolev
Rocket & Space Corporation Energia is decorated
with the Order of Friendship by the Decree of President of the
Russian Federation, dated 21.09.2003 1082 for
successful performance of a space flight within the
International crew, strengthening of friendship and
co-operation between peoples. The title of honour,
namely Pilot-Cosmonaut of the Russian Federation is
conferred on him by the same Decree. The Corporation
leaders and staff congratulate Fedor Nikolaevich on
this honorary award.