S.Kabolov was born in Kadgaron, North Ossetia.
In 1955 he completed a full course at the Kremenchugsky Military Pilot School. Then for the next 21 years he served as a pilot and air- forces officer in many military districts and regions. In 1970 he graduated from Military-Political Academy and in 1971, the first class military pilot Kabolov had his last five flights completed. After that he was successfully continuing his military service as a head of political departments of the air units. In 1980-1990’s general Kabolov was on diplomatic service in Syria.
At present he is a Head of North Ossetian Veterans Committee.