Biographies of USSR / Russian Cosmonauts
Graduated from Higher Military Air Force Pilot
School in Volgograd, 1990; graduated from Moscow State University for Economy,
Statistics and Computer Science at the Economic Information Systems Department,
2000; Colonel, Russian Air Force (Ret. mid 2012); was selected by
as cosmonaut on 28.07.1997 (TsPK
(cosmonaut basic training) until 11/1999; hobbies:
Computers, sports, aerobatics, hunting.