|Birthplace:||Bor / Gorki Oblast / Russian SFSR|
|Position:||Test Cosmonaut (TC)|
|1||Soyuz 23||Commander||14.10. - 16.10.1976||2d 00h 06m|
|Total||2d 00h 06m|
Graduated from Higher Military Pilot School, Balashov, 1963; graduated from Gagarin Air Force Academy, 1979; Colonel, pilot and parachutist, Soviet Air Force, Res.; was selected as cosmonaut on 23.10.1965 (TsPK-3); OKP (cosmonaut basic training): 11/65 - 12/67; was assigned for a second Soyuz 4/5 mission (later cancelled); later Head, Political Affairs, TsPK; worked as commercial scientist and for the customs management; presently retired from all duties.
Last update on January 08, 2013.