Political Group: GUE-NGL
Country: Czech Republic
Phone in Brussels: +32 (0)2 284 51 31
Committee on Budgets
Delegation to the EU-Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee
Committee on Industry, Research and Energy
Master's degree (Military Aviation Academy, 1976). Military pilot (1970-1995). Cosmonaut (1978). Director of the Military Museum of Aviation and Astronautics, Prague (1990-1995). Commercial representative (1995-2002). Councillor of the Embassy of the Czech Republic in the Russian Federation (2002-2004).
Association of Space Explorers (since 1985).
Hero of the Soviet Union (1978).