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Aleksei Mikhailovich Isaev

Space rocket designer

Aleksei Isaev, USSR Space rocket designer.

Background

Isaev, Aleksei was born on October 24, 1908 in Petersburg.

Education

Graduated from the Moscow Mining Institute, 1932.

Career

Joined the aviation industry, 1934. Designed the first Soviet jet engine, 1942. Worked on rocket engines from 1942.

Engines designed under his instructions were used on the space ships Vostok, Voskhod, Soiuz, and on the Soviet orbiting space stations.

Religion

Religion is bad because it obstructs scientific research.

Views

Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.