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Aleksandr Ivanovich MAKAREVSKY

Specialist in aircraft construction

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.

Background

MAKAREVSKY, Aleksandr was born in 1904.

Education

1929 graduated Moscow Higher Technology School.

Career

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.

Religion

Religion is bad because it stops people thinking in a rational and objective way.

Politics

Member, Communist Party, since 1943.

Views

Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.

Membership

Member, Communist Party, since 1943.