Guard’s Lieutenant Colonel
The Russian Knights aerobatic team flight commander.
1-st class pilot
He was born on the 16 August, 1973 in Dmitrievka near Tambov city. In 1995 he finished the Kachinskoye Air Force Advanced Flight School named after A.F.Myasnikov. He was a pilot at the Borisoglebsk Flight crew Retraining Center in Moscow Military Region. Since 2007 he is serving at Kubinka Airbase. During his service has mastered aircrafts: Yak-52, L-39, Mig-29 and Su-27. His overall flying time on all the mentioned types is almost 1300 hours. Zhcheglov has performed aerobatics since 2009. He performs flights in the aerobatics formation as a second wingman. He is married, has a son and a daughter. He is fond of automobiles.