|Birthplace:||Moscow / Russian SFSR|
|Selection group:||TsKBEM-2 / AN-4|
|Position:||Test Cosmonaut (TC)|
|1||Soyuz 13||Flight Engineer||18.12. - 26.12.1973||7d 20h 55m|
|2||Soyuz T-5 / Soyuz T-7||Flight Engineer||13.05. - 10.12.1982||211d 09h 04m|
|Total||219d 05h 59m|
|1||Soyuz 32||Flight Engineer|
Graduated from Higher Air Force School in Orenburg, 1960; Candidate of Technical Sciences degree, 1975; doctorate degree of technical sciences, 1985; designer of aircraft construction; was selected as cosmonaut on 22.03.1972 (TsKBEM-2, later AN); was assigned for a Buran mission; later Director Institute of Geo-sciences within the Academy of Sciences; currently retired.
Last update on April 19, 2018.