Born January 16, 1948 rB 1972. graduated from the Chernigov Higher Military Aviation School for Pilots. In 1972-1976 he. served in the Air Force, mastered 10 types of aircraft.
1976 - at the Cosmonaut Training Center.
In June 1988, Mr.. made a short-term space flight as commander of the Soviet-Bulgarian crew.
Then there were the long-term orbital shifts to "World" in 1990, 1992 and 1995.
Fourth flight - 1995. - The first American ship docked with the orbital station "Mir".
Since August 1997. - In the fifth flight. Dossier on A.Ya. Solovyev