(8. 8. 1948)
P ugachev Victor G. - Test Pilot. Born Aug. 8, 1948 in the city of Taganrog, Rostov region. Russian. In the Soviet army from 1966. In 1970 he graduated from Yeiskoe Higher Military Aviation School, leaving him an instructor pilot. Since 1977 âˆš in stock. In 1978 he graduated from the Test Pilot School in 1980 âˆš evening department Zhukovsky branch MAI.
In 1978-1980 âˆš Test Pilot Flight Research Institute (now named âˆš LII Gromov). In 1980-2001 âˆš in flight test work in OKB named after P. Sukhoi. Rise into the sky and tested the Su-27K and Su-27KUB; tested the Su-25, Su-27, Su-33, Su-35 in critical conditions and the corkscrew. He participated in the trials of Su-17, Su-24, Su-25, Su-27, Su-33, Su-34, Su-35 and their modifications.
. April 28, 1989 the first in the world performed on the Su-27 dynamic output at high angles of attack (more than 90 degrees) âˆš maneuver, known as Pugachev's Cobra â•š â•©
. November 1, 1989 the first in the country performed in airplane landing on the deck of the aircraft carrier on the Su-27K (aircraft vertical takeoff and landed earlier). In the 1986-1993 set 12 world records still stand to lift the Su-27.
. W tion of the Hero of the Soviet Union and the Order of Lenin and medal "Gold Star" Victor G. Pugachev awarded Oct. 31, 1988 for their courage and heroism shown during the trial of a new aviation technology.
. He lives in the town of Zhukovsky, Moscow Region
. âˆš Since 1991, deputy chief designer of OKB named after P. Sukhoi for flight tests.
W asluzhenny Test Pilot of the USSR (1991), Colonel. He was awarded the Order of Lenin, â•š Merit for the Fatherland â•© 3rd degree, â•š For personal courage â•©, â•š Honor â•©, with medals.
Biography provided by A. Simonov