(12. 4. 1913 - 1993)
B Orisa Vasili Alexandrovich - commander of the 750 th Aviation Regiment (17 th Air Division Long-Range Aviation) Major. Born April 12, 1913 in the village of Gora-Pnevitsy now Kalyazin region Tver. Russian. From 1925 he lived in the city Bogorodsk (now ÁT Noginsk), Moscow Region. Worked fitters in managing Á• Á•L Stalstroy and the construction of the Yaroslavl Rubber Plant. In 1933 he graduated from the Saratov Aviation College in 1935 ÁT Tambov aviation school pilots GVF. He worked in the Far East managing GVF. Since July 1941 ÁT squadron commander of the special group of Aeroflot on the ferry route to the front. Repeatedly filed reports to send to the front.
In the Soviet army from 1942. Member of the Great Patriotic War in January 1942 in the post of commander of the 750 th Aviation Regiment (Long-Range Aviation). By July 1942 carried out 80 sorties in the bombing of the important strategic objects in the rear of the enemy.
. W tion of the Hero of the Soviet Union with the award of the Order of Lenin and medal "Gold Star" Vasily Alexandrovich Borisov was awarded on Dec. 31, 1942.
. All the war years made 284 sorties, including 20 in Berlin, Danzig, Koenigsberg, Budapest, Warsaw, Helsinki.
. Since 1946 ÁT in stock
. He worked in the Ministry of Internal Affairs. ÁT Since 1952, Head of Air Transport Dalstroi Á• Á•L, since 1955 ÁT commander Magadan airlines. In 1959-1961 ÁT chief of the international airport Sheremetyevo Á• Á•L, since 1961 in the Arctic ÁT managing Aeroflot. Expeditions to the North, and in 1966-1967 ÁT to the South Pole.
He lived in the city Lobnya Moscow region. He died in 1993.
Colonel. Distinguished Pilot USSR (1968). Awarded 2 orders of Lenin, 2 orders of the Red Banner, Order of the Patriotic War, 1 st degree, the Labor Red Banner, medals. Honorary Citizen of Lobnya.
Biography provided by A. Simonov