Sergey Kravchenko, President, Boeing Russia and CIS

1960 - Born in Moscow
1982 - Graduates, Moscow Technical University and joins USSR Academy of Sciences
1984 - Receives PhD in applied mechanics and mechanical engineering
1990 - Professor and lead scientist, USSR Academy of Sciences
1992 - First deputy Director, Boeing Technology and Design Centre, Moscow
1995 - Director, international engineering co-operation programmes, Russia
2000 - vice President, co-operative programmes and business development for russia and CIS, Boeing commercial airplanes
2002 - President, Boeing Russia and CIS
2003 - Receives Aviation Week and Space Technology laurels award
2007 - Member, Board of directors, American chamber of commerce, Russia

The Boeng Company has recently introduced its new aircraft - the 787 Dreamliner - the plane of the future. How distant is the future, and what is the Russian part of this ambitious international project? Our guest in the studio today is the President of Boeing Russia - Doctor Sergey Kravchenko.