Biographies of USSR / Russian Cosmonauts
Graduated from Kharkov Air Force Pilot School,
1987; graduated from Moscow State University with a degree in cartography,
1994; Colonel, Russian Air Forces; was selected as cosmonaut on 11.05.1990 (TsPK
(cosmonaut basic training): 01.10.1990 -
06.03.1992; hobbies: Football, reading books; was first deputy commander of
GCTC's group of cosmonauts; currently leader of an under department of the
Last update on April 16, 2016.