OJSC «Il» is among the winners of the annual contest «Aviation Worker of the Year»On October 5, 2015 World Trade Center in Moscow hosted the official awarding ceremony of the winners and laureates of prestigious annual contest «Aviation Worker of the Year», organized at the initiative of United Aircraft Corporation, «Helicopters of Russia» holding, federal state unitary enterprise «TsAGI», non-commercial partnership Union of Aviation Industrialists and JSC AKB Novikombank.
The primary goal of the contest is the development of public motivation system of personnel of corporations, aviation industrial enterprises, institutions, associations and other unions of legal entities as well as companies, organizations and individuals, who have achieved outstanding results in scientific, production and social spheres in aviation industry and who have made major contributions in the development of the industry.
Meeting of the Organization Committee of the contest took place on September 9, 2015 under the chairmanship of Boris Alyoshin. This year 137 works from 77 enterprises, organizations and creative teams of aircraft industry were considered at the contest. The meeting reviewed the results of the contest in 10 nominations. The expert assessment of projects was carried out by 53 members of Expert Council. 29 enterprises and aviation enterprises became laureates and winners of the contest.
OJSC «Il» was pronounced the winner in the nomination «For training of the new generation of professionals in aviation industry».
OJSC «Il» First Deputy General Director Yury Yudin received the high award to a continuous ovation. In his speech he quoted Sergey Ilyushin, who said that building a capable team of like-minded people and enthusiasts was incomparably more difficult than building a good aircraft.