Aleksandr MAKAREVSKY, USSR Specialist in aircraft construction. Professor; corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1953; Head, Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute, since 1950; Professor, Moscow Physicotechn. Institute, since 1952. Stalin Prize, 1943; Order of Red Banner of Labor, 1954. Member, Communist Party, since 1943.
Analysed possible aircraft overloads in relation to stability and maneuverability characteristics. Established several Soviet reliability standards, including aircraft standards. Works deal with external stresses to which aircraft are subject in flight.
Worked on book “Rukovodstvo dlya konstruktorov” (Handbook for Designers) (1940-1942). 1927-1950 associate, Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute.