Biographies of USSR / Russian Cosmonauts
|| Komarovka / Brest Oblast / Belorussian
|| Test Cosmonaut (TC)
|| Ret. 03.03.1982
Graduated from the Chernigovskoe High Military
Aeronautic School after Leninsky Komsomol in 1964; Doctorate degree of
technical sciences, 2000; Colonel General, Soviet Air Force, Ret.; was selected
as cosmonaut on 23.10.1965 (TsPK
(cosmonaut basic training): 11/65 - 12/67; since
Spetember 1991 Chief of Cosmonaut Training Center
; in August 2003 retired due to reach the maximum
age for remaining in military service; currently he serves as an advisor for
the President of Belarus.
Last update on December 23, 2009.