Vladimir Mikhailovich Myasishchev is a Soviet aircraft designer, major General of the aviation service, the creator of a strategic supersonic bomber with an intercontinental flight range and a high-altitude reconnaissance aircraft capable of making long flights at an altitude of more than 20 kilometers, as well as many other aircraft for military and civil aviation.
Photographs and chronicle of the beginning of the XX century:
Myasishchev in his youth.
Streets of Moscow, tram, passers-by.
Daughter Maria Myasisheva talks about her father.
Photos of Myasishchev.
Students of the Bauman Moscow State Technical University.
Planes in the air.
Drawings of bomber planes.
Workers roll the plane out of the hangar.
Valery Lazarev talks about Myasishchev's approach to work.
Photo of Myasishchev with colleagues.
Work on the plane.
Photos of the ANT-41 aircraft.
Gennady Amiryants talks about Myasishchev.
The plane is rolled out of the hangar.
USA, Manhattan, Statue of Liberty.
There is a steamer along the shore.
American aircraft "Douglas DC-3".
Soviet Li-2 aircraft.
Photos and documents of the DVB-102 aircraft.
Comments by Valery Lazarev.
Photo of Sergei Korolev.
Aircraft assembly at the aircraft factory.
Photos and surveys of Pe-2 series aircraft.
Moscow, MAI building.
Students in the classroom; the leading specialist of TsAGI Viktor Gorov remembers Myasishchev, a teacher.
Engineers are working on the drawings.
The order appointing Myasishchev as the chief designer of OKB-23.
Engineers at work.
Drawings of aircraft.
Valery Lazarev talks about bomber planes.
3M series aircraft.
The leading design engineer of TsAGI Vyacheslav Zaitsev talks about the 3M and M-4.
Drawings of aircraft.
Engineers discuss the drawings.
The plane is in the air.
Vyacheslav Zaitsev's comments on the differences between the American and Soviet in-flight refueling systems, photos.
Scientists at the drawing board.
The M-50 aircraft.
1961, M-50 at the aviation parade in Tushino.
Engineers work with drawings.
People enter the building of the Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI).
Gennady Amiryants, Valery Lazarev and Vyacheslav Zaitsev about Myasishchev's work as head of TsAGI.
Experimental machine-building plant in Zhukovsky, Myasishchev and colleagues.
A model of an airplane with a variable wing geometry.
Specialists are working on the drawings.
Atlant aircraft, transportation of Buran.
Maria Myasishcheva remembers her father's funeral.
Myasishchev at the award ceremony.
Photo of Myasishchev.
Myasischev V.M. -- Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Honored Worker of Science and Technology of the RSFSR, Hero of Socialist Labor. Tupolev A.N. -- Soviet aircraft designer, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Academician of the USSR Academy of Sciences, Colonel-General-engineer, Honored Worker of Science and Technology of the RSFSR, Hero of Labor, Hero of Socialist Labor three times. Lazarev V.V. -- Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Chief Researcher of TsAGI. Amirjyanc G.A. -- Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Chief Researcher of TsAGI, aviation historian, inventor.
Calendar: 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s
Locations: USA  Moscow  Moscow region