Ilyushin Wins 3 out of 10 Nominations of «Aircraft Manufacturer of the Year» Prize
Chief designer of PJSC «IL» Nikolai Talikov received a diploma for achievements in development of aeronautical equipment and components («Design Bureau of the Year» nomination), namely for the project called «Role of monowing in light military transport aircraft».
The jury also commended Ilyushin in the «Innovation Project» nomination for the work «Design of wing-fuselage fairing of significantly less dimensions and area to reduce the structure weight while remaining the initial level or aerodynamic cleanness of the light transport aircraft». The project was performed on the initiative of young employees of the aerodynamics department Lorenso Pakin, Anton Sukharev, Anton Rublyov, and Vladislav Teremshonok under the guidance of Olga Kruglyakova to ensure weight reduction of IL-112V aircraft. Deputy chief designer for aerodynamics, flight dynamics and control systems Olga Kruglyakova received the award.
Another Ilyushin’s winning nomination is «For training of a new generation of aviation specialists». In this nomination the project called «Increase of professional competence of PJSC «IL» direct labour workers in Russian higher education institutions at the expense of the company» was commended. Representatives of the educational institutions department Oksana Kosareva and Irina Filatova came out to collect the prize.