(9. 1. 1934 - 30. 10. 2000)
About rlov Boris Antonovich - pilot test. Born January 9, 1934 in the city of Krasnoyarsk Kansk. Russian by nationality. Childhood and adolescence spent in the city of Novosibirsk. In 1952 graduated from Novosibirsk and the Novosibirsk Aviation College Flying Club. He worked as a technician in NII.V 1955 he graduated from the Central Organization of flight-technical school DOSAAF (Saransk). Prior to 1963 worked as an instructor pilot, navigator and flight commander in the Novosibirsk Aeroclub. Was a member of the USSR national team aerobatics. In 1965 he graduated from the Test Pilot School in 1970 БT evening department Zhukovsky branch MAI. In 1965-1987 БT in flight test work in OKB Mikoyan.
In 1985, made its first flight and then tested the aircraft-interceptor MiG-31M. Tested a MiG-25R on the corkscrew, participated in trials of MiG-21, MiG-23, MiG-25, MiG-27, MiG-29, MiG-31 and their modifications. In 1973 set the world records still stand on the MiG-25.
. W tion of the Hero of the Soviet Union and the Order of Lenin and medal "Gold Star" Orlov Boris Antonovich awarded Oct. 11, 1974 for their courage and heroism shown during the trial of a new aviation technology.
. From 1987 he worked in behalf of the OKB Mikoyan engineer
. Honored Test Pilot of the USSR (1979), master of sports of international class of the USSR (1973), a senior lieutenant in the reserve. He was awarded the Order of Lenin, the October Revolution, Red Banner of Labor, Б• Honor Б•L, with medals.
F ill in the town of Zhukovsky, Moscow region. Died Oct. 30, 2000. He was buried in Zhukovsky on Bykovsky cemetery.
Biography provided by A. Simonov