V.S. Budnik - the person who had laid the basis of Design Bureau «Yuzhnoye»

1Khutornyi, VV, 2Zevako, VS, 1Fedorenko, IV
1А.М. Makarov National Aerospace Educational Center of Youth, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine
2Yuzhnoye State Design Office, Dnipro, Ukraine
Kosm. nauka tehnol. 2004, 10 ;(Supplement1):003-005
Publication Language: Russian
Vastly Sergeevich Budnik, the famous organizer and scientist, patriot of a space-rocket science and technique, academician, winner of the Lenin premium, outstanding man of science of Ukraine was one of the very first founders of Dnipropetrovs'k rocket center. V. S. Budnik was the main founder of design bureau «Yujnoe» in Dnipropetrovs'k. He also formed the team which fulfilled the draft of 8A63 rocked based on high-boiling propellents which became prologue of the first true rocket 8K63 of «Yuzhnoe design Bureau». Generally speaking, V. S. Budnik is an alive legend, alive history of Soviet rocket production. Today, he continues to work, to teach young generation, to take contribution to the international cooperation.
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