Igor Sikorsky

Sikorsky Igor Ivanovich

Igor Ivanovich Sikorsky (25.05.1889, Kyiv - 26.10.1972, Easton, CT, USA) - the world famous aircraft designer, creator of the helicopters went down in history as the author of the first in the world aviation industry multiengined airplanes and helicopters.

Igor Sikorsky and his Kyiv address

June 6 (in the old style - May 25) marks 132 years since the birth of Igor Ivanovych Sikorsky. Today, he does not need additional presentation, it is not necessary to tell the students and staff of Kyiv Polytechnic, which bears his name, who Igor Ivanovych is.

May 25 - 132 years since the birth of Igor Sikorsky

A brilliant engineer, a world-famous aircraft designer, the legendary creator of the helicopter. Descendant of an ancient priestly family, son of a prominent psychiatrist, doctor of medicine, well-known in Europe scientist Ivan Sikorsky.

The Man Who Could Fly: Igor Sikorsky

On October 26, the whole world honors the bright memory of an outstanding aircraft designer and creator of the first helicopter. This day in 1972, Igor Sikorsky passed away in Easton, Connecticut, United States.

It is devoted to Igor Sikorsky

The regular meetings of the series cultural evenings, dedicated to outstanding personalities of Ukrainian and Polish history took place on 21 September at the Scientific and Technical Library "KPI after Igor Sikorsky".

On granting NTUU “KPI” with the name of Igor Sikorsky

he day before the start of new academic year, according to the order of Minister of Education and Science, Lilia Hrynevych, dated August, 17, 2016 № 922 to grant NTUU "KPI" with the name, our university was named in tribute to the former student , outstanding aircraft designer of XX century Igor Ivanovych Sikorsky. Thus, it's full name from now on is National Technical University of Ukraine "Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Politechnic Institute". Certainly, this final decision was preceded by a series of measures envisaged by the current law.

Our university named after Igor Sikorsky!

Наказом Міністра освіти і науки України Лілії Гриневич від 17 серпня 2016 року №992 "Про присвоєння імені Національному технічному університету України "Київський політехнічний інститут" нашому університету присвоєно ім'я його колишнього студента, видатного авіаконструктора ХХ століття І.І.Сікорського.