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Oleg Antonov

Aircraft Designer

Died when: 78 years 57 days (937 months)
Star Sign: Aquarius

Oleg Konstantinovich Antonov (Russian: Оле́г Константи́нович Анто́нов; 7 February 1906 – 4 April 1984) was a Soviet aeroplane designer, and the founder of the Antonov aircraft company (located in Kyiv, Ukraine), later named in his honour.

Antonov designed a number of known Soviet aeroplanes (such as the Antonov An-2, Antonov An-12) and numerous gliders for both civilian and military use.

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