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List of notable or famous aerospace engineers from Russia, with bios and photos, including the top aerospace engineers born in Russia and even some popular aerospace engineers who immigrated to Russia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Russian aerospace engineers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These aerospace engineers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known aerospace engineer from Russia is included when available.

A list made up of people like Igor Sikorsky and Yuri Shargin.

This historic aerospace engineers from Russia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Russian aerospace engineers of note?" and "Who are the most famous aerospace engineers from Russia?" These prominent aerospace engineers of Russia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Russian aerospace engineers.

Use this list of renowned Russian aerospace engineers to discover some new aerospace engineers that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (47 items)

Alexander Alexandrovich Arkhangelsky was an aircraft designer and doctor of technical sciences. ...more

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Age: Died at 86 (1892-1978)

Profession: Aerospace Engineer, Engineer

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Alexander Leonovich Kemurdzhian was a pioneering scientist, of Armenian heritage, in the space flight program of the Soviet Union. As chief engineer-designer at the VNIITransMash, he designed the first rovers to explore another world - the Soviet Lunokhod rovers. Founder of the space transport ...more

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Age: Died at 82 (1921-2003)

Birthplace: Vladikavkaz, Russia

Profession: Aerospace Engineer

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Alexander Mozhaysky is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Aerospace Engineers from Russia
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Alexander Fedorovich Mozhaysky, was a Russian naval officer, aviation pioneer, researcher and designer of heavier-than-air craft." In 1884, Mozhaysky's monoplane made a failed attempt to fly. His design relied upon a ramp rather than engine power to generate sufficient speed for lift. The wing ...more

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Age: Died at 65 (1825-1890)

Birthplace: Kotka, Finland

Profession: Aerospace Engineer, Engineer

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Alexander Sergeyevich Yakovlev was a Soviet aeronautical engineer. He designed the Yakovlev military aircraft and founded the Yakovlev Design Bureau. Yakovlev was a member of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union from 1938. ...more

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Age: Died at 83 (1906-1989)

Birthplace: Moscow, Eurasia, Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic, Russia, Soviet Union

Profession: Politician, Aerospace Engineer, Engineer

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