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Artem Ivanovich MIKOYAN

Artem MIKOYAN, USSR Aircraft designer. Major-General, Engineering and Technology Branch; corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1953; Dcsigner-in-Chief for aircraft engineer since 1958. four Order of Lenin; four other orders; medals; Stalin Prizes, 1946, 1949, 1952. Member, Communist Party, since 1925.

Background

  • MIKOYAN, Artem was born in 1906 in village Sanain, Georgia, United States.

  • Education

    • 1936 graduated Zhukovsky Air Force Engineering Academy.

    Career

    • 1937-1938 Deputy Military Inspector, Aircraft Construction Plant No. 1, Moscow; 1938-1940 engaged in design work. Since 1941 in Experimental Design Bureau.

      1945 visited Germany to study aircraft construction methods. In 1930's Secretary, Party Organization, and for a long time member, Party Committee, Experimental Design Bureau. Voting delegation at 1956 Communist Party of the Soviet Union Congress.

      Deputy, USSR Supreme Soviet of 1950, 1954 and 1958 convocation. Together with engineer M. I. Gurevich, designed: MiG-1 fighter (1939-1940). MiG-3 fighter (1940).

      MiG-5, MiG-9A, MiG-11, (I-250N), MiG-15, MiG-17 and MiG-19 fighters. A turbo-jet aircraft (1946). Various types of supersonic aircraft (s.

    Politics

    Member, Communist Party, since 1925.

    Religion

    Religion divides people, and is a cause of numerous wars and conflicts throughout the human history.

    Views

    The emphasis on peaceful coexistence doesn’t mean that the Soviet Union accepted a static world with clear lines. Socialism is inevitable and the "correlations of forces" were moving towards socialism.

    Membership

    Member, Communist Party, since 1925.
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