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The head of the airline Ilyushin died

"Russian newspaper" reported that on Thursday, after a serious illness, the 71-year-old head of OJSC "diedAviation complex named after S.V. Ilyushin »Victor Livanov.

The head of the airline Ilyushin died

He began work at the legendary design office in 1967, after studying at the Moscow Aviation-Technological Institute as an engineer-mechanic in aircraft construction. From 1988 to 1992, Livanov led the Moscow Ilyushin Machine-Building Plant. In 1992, he became the first deputy head, and a little later the general director of the air complex.

In 1996, Livanov was appointed Deputy Minister of Defense Industry of the Russian Federation. A year later, he was again elected to the position of general director of the Ilyushin aviation complex. In 1998, Livanov created the first in the aviation industry leasing company Ilyushin Finance.

In 2006, he was given another post - General Designer. In 2012, Viktor Vladimirovich was appointed general designer of aviation transport complexes.

In 2000, Livanov received the State Prize of Russia for the creation of the IL-96-300 aircraft. In addition, he was awarded the Order for Services to the Fatherland, IV degree, the Badge of Honor, Friendship of Peoples, and an honorary diploma of the Russian government. Viktor Vladimirovich Livanov received the title of academician of the Academy of Aviation and Aeronautics of the Russian Federation, the Academy of Transport of the Russian Federation, the Academy of Security, Defense and Law and Order, Ph.D. of the Brussels Academy of Information Sciences.
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  1. fzr1000
    fzr1000 16 May 2014 07: 43
    The personality was ambiguous, and who was without sin. Rest in peace.
  2. Yellow white
    Yellow white 16 May 2014 07: 44
    What kind of people are leaving .. the whole era!
    Rest in peace...
  3. mig31
    mig31 16 May 2014 07: 44
    Sadly, the best go, mourn ...
  4. major071
    major071 16 May 2014 07: 44
    Dear moderators! Please remove the rating from this article. Somehow uncomfortable.
    1. serega.fedotov
      serega.fedotov 16 May 2014 07: 46
      Quote: major071
      Dear moderators! Please remove the rating from this article. Somehow uncomfortable.

  5. skylare
    skylare 16 May 2014 07: 46
    A very sad event. My condolences to the family and friends of this worthy man. I hope there is a specialist who will be able to lead this legendary enterprise.
  6. Wels75
    Wels75 16 May 2014 07: 49
    Everlasting memory. Rest in peace. Thank you for your contribution to the power of Russia!
  7. AlNick
    AlNick 16 May 2014 08: 07
    Rest in peace.

    I will not say neither bad nor good.

    General Designer Ilyushin S.V. everyone knows, the general designer of OKB them. S.V. Ilyushin - G.V. Novozhilova many.
    General Designer S.V. I don't know Ilyushin — an ordinary manager appointed to construct airplanes.
  8. sledge
    sledge 16 May 2014 08: 57
    Bright memory!
  9. Russ69
    Russ69 16 May 2014 09: 01
    May he rest in peace....

    Quote: major071
    Dear moderators! Please remove the rating from this article. Somehow uncomfortable.

    I agree, otherwise a double impression is created, from "+" and "-".
  10. nvn_co
    nvn_co 16 May 2014 10: 21
    Eternal memory and rest in peace! About the above-mentioned originality of this person, I agree completely. But it’s a pity that the teachers are leaving ...
  11. Chicot 1
    Chicot 1 16 May 2014 10: 49
    Bison are leaving ... The earth rest in peace and long years and a happy flying fate to his offspring ... Farewell, Viktor Vladimirovich ...
  12. Freemason
    Freemason 16 May 2014 11: 43
    Everlasting memory. Your brainchild will live, thank you.