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.
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.