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Boris Nikolaevich Iur’ev

Boris Iur’ev, USSR Helicopter designer.

Background

  • Iur’ev, Boris was born in 1889.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Moscow Higher Technical School, 1919.

    Career

    • Deputy Head of the Zhukovskii Air Force Academy, 1942-1949. Pioneered the construction of Soviet helicopters in the 1930s and 1940s.
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    Born 1889
    Died 1957
    (aged 68)
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