Date of birth: 03.08.1969
Place of birth: Voronezh
Sports title: Candidate Master of Sports
Military pilot 1st class
He began to fly in the Armavir VVACUL in 1988 in an L-39 aircraft. During many years of service in the Air Force, he also mastered the MiG-23 (UB, M, P, MLD). After the end of the service – L-29. Total flight time over 1200 hours.
He came to Formula 1 air racing because of the desire to improve his skills and sports interest in this discipline.