|Birthplace:||Ivanteyevka / Moscow Oblast / Russian SFSR|
|Position:||Test Cosmonaut (TC)|
|1||Soyuz 29 / Soyuz 31||Flight Engineer||15.06. - 02.11.1978||139d 14h 47m|
|2||Soyuz T-6||Flight Engineer||24.06. - 02.07.1982||7d 21h 50m|
|Total||147d 12h 37m|
|1||Soyuz 16||Flight Engineer|
|2||Soyuz 25||Flight Engineer|
|3||Soyuz 26||Flight Engineer|
|4||Soyuz 27||Flight Engineer|
Graduated form MAI, 1964; engineer; was selected as cosmonaut on 27.03.1973 by GMVK (TsKBEM-3); was assigned as double for several Soyuz flights; worked at NPO Energiya; later training for a Buran flight; since 1993 he served as deputy director of 29th departmant within the main constructions bureau in the RKKE; recreational interests include: Traveling, skiing, tennis, playing the guitar.
Last update on April 19, 2018.