Biographies of International Astronauts
Graduated from the Physics and Mathematics
high school in Brasov, 1971; degree in aerospace engineering from the
Polytechnica University in Bucharest, 1976; degree of aeronautical engineering;
airforce pilot; hobby: photography; he is fluent in English, Russian and
French; since 1990 Director of the civil aviation program of Romania; 1998
President of ROSA (Romanian Space Agency); 2003 Major General (now Lieutenant
General); 2004 until July 2005 Ambassador on Romania in Russia; then Honor
President of ROSA (Romanian Space Agency).
Last update on July 07, 2009.