(10. 1. 1917 - 29. 11. 1941)
By aykov Pavel Pilot 147 th Fighter Regiment (1-Mixed Air Division, 14 Army, Karelian Front), Lieutenant. Born January 10, 1917 in the village Mieе+aе- now Konakovo region Tver region in a working class family. Russian. Finished 7 classes and school trade schools, worked as a turner. In the Red Army since 1938. He graduated from the Odessa Military Aviation Pilot School in 1939.
In private trader Soviet-Finnish war of 1939-1940.
In Private World War II from June 1941. Made 67 combat missions to attack enemy targets, maintenance of aircraft, cover the airfield and 110 sorties for communication and delivery of ammunition and food partisans behind enemy lines. Participated in 5 air battles.
November 29, 1941, Lieutenant Kaikov flew in squadrons to attack the enemy troops on the Murmansk area. If you are landing at your airport Soviet pilots were attacked by enemy fighters. Despite the almost complete consumption of ammunition, our pilots have taken the fight. Kaikov fought with two Me-109. He tried to save ammo, but they quickly ran out. Soon a "Messerschmitt" out of the battle. With another he met at an altitude of 150 m in the frontal attack. The German reversal began with the move to fly -. Kaikov caught up with him and over the tops of the trees hit the propeller of his MiG-3 by the tail "Messerschmitt". In this case both aircraft crashed into the ground.
W tion of Hero of the Soviet Union Pavel Alexandrovich Kaykova posthumously awarded June 6, 1942.
H agrazhden Order of Lenin. Buried in Murmansk. His name is given to streets in Kalinin and smt Murmashi Kola area of Murmansk region, Murmansk is one of the schools, vocational schools Kalinin wagon factory. At a school in his native village a memorial plaque.
Biography provided by AE Melnikov
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