Igor Vyacheslavovich Chetverikov joined Central Construction Bureau 1931 and soon appointed head of marine brigade at old Menzhinskii factory. Major task new long-range flying-boat for Morskaya Aviatsya. This flew as…
Chkalov aeronautical college, Voronezh (named for famed pilot V.P. Chkalov), built C-12 tandem-wing ultralight 1968.
ChUR No. 1 got its designation from G.G. Chechet, M.K. Ushkov and N.V. Rebikov. Basically good-looking tractor monoplane, but with variable-incidence short upper wing, with ailerons, and strange main wingtips…
Private OKB formed Moscow 1991 to develop T-101 Gratch STOL turboprop, T-401 Sokol light transport, T-501 turboprop trainer and T-602 Orel light twin. Became Rosk.
Moscow flight instructor Aleksandr Yakovlevich Dokuchayev built 6 aeroplanes. First, completed 1910, was biplane with pusher 50-hp Anzani, tested but possibly on ground only. No. 2 built 1912, sesquiplane version…
Yuri Vladimirovich Domrachyev was brigade leader at NIAI 1934-40.
PROIZVODSTVENNO-TEKHNICHESKY KOMPLEKS DUBNENSKOGO MASHINOSTROITELNOGO ZAVOD AO (Dubna Machine-Building Plant Production Technical Complex Co Ltd) Founded in 1939, the Dubna Plant is an enterprise of the General Department of Aircraft Industry…
Avro 504K used by White Russia, adopted by USSR, developed by V.I. Dudakov and V.A. Konstantinov into U-1 and 664 made at GAZ-3, plus 73 seaplane MU-1 1924-30.
Joint-stock company founded by Yu.A. Meller in Moscow 1894. In 1910 bought licence for Farman and subsequently became largest aircraft company in Russia, by 1917 reaching 2,120 workers plus c.…
L.S. Dushkin led team developing various (mostly twin-chamber) liquid rocket engines, for BI especially; simple glider flown under rocket power 28 February 1940 referred to as Dushkin aircraft.
V.V. Dybovskii built streamlined Delphin 2-seat monoplane 1913.
Name of biplane built 1927 by S.D. Chernikhovskii.
P.I. Ekonomov, at MAI 1936, built but did not fly Zhiroplan helicopter.
VVV-AVIA At the August 1999 MAKS air show, Ehlitar (which adopts the Western form, Elitar and was formed in 1997) displayed the newly flown IE-101 lightplane and released initial details…
Evgenii Robertovich Engels, staff captain at artillery academy, built Orel cabin monoplane 1915, but killed testing MI flying-boat fighter of his design 1916.
P.A. Evensen (Ivensen) built parasol monoplane 1929.
Dmitri Dmitriyevich Fedorov returned from exile 1918 and designed DF-1 2-seat reconnaissance biplane. Prototype built at GAZ-15 under appalling conditions, flew May 1922 with 280-hp Maybach. Fedorov died December 1922…
I.F. Florov, co-designer on I-207 (see Borovkov), produced 'No. 4302' rocket fighter flown 1947. No. 4303 never flown.
Private joint-venture company set up 1991 as subsidiary of Marvol Projekt Consulting of Germany but with Russian shareholding. Major partner in LCPT programme with RusJet and AeroSud.
GIDROPLAN OOO (Hydroplane Ltd) Gidroplan Ltd was formed in 1995 and has marketed amphibian lightplanes designed by the Chernov bureau. This venture was placed on a firmer footing in late…
A.P. Golubkov led his own brigade 1939-40, many assignments but only original aircraft was SRB (high-speed recon bomber), never completed.
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