Marat Nikolaevich Tishchenko
Tishchenko, Marat Nikolaevich
Born Feb. 18, 1931, in Kharkov. Soviet aircraft designer. Member of the CPSU since 1961.
After graduating from the S. Ordzhonikidze Moscow Institute of Aviation in 1956, Tishchenko went to work in the aviation industry. Since 1970 he has been chief designer at the M. L. Mil’ Experimental Design Office. He has helped design several types of helicopters. Tishchenko has been awarded the Lenin Prize, the Order of Lenin, and various medals.