In early 2008, Ukraine almost did not notice the 125-year anniversary of one of its most famous aircraft designers of the first half of the twentieth century, Dmitry Pavlovich Grigorovich, who was born, educated and formed as the creator of aviation in Kiev. His life was full of ups and downs.
On April 23, 2009 on NTUU”KPI” administration's invitation NTUU”KPI” was visited by the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of USA in Ukraine H.E.Mr. William Taylor. The aim of the visit was to speak at the meeting with students and lecturers of the University.