The project “the Aviator 2017” is the Foundation of Boris Kolesnikov became the largest in its history

Проект «Авиатор 2017» Фонда Бориса Колесникова стал самым масштабным за всю его историю

This year’s contest covered 44 schools and 6,500 students. In six years of existence, Aviator has become a nationwide and gave a chance for 300 to winners of the best International avforum in the UK and France.

8 Dec in the leading Ukrainian technical universities and colleges passed the first stage of the Ukrainian project “the Aviator 2017”, which implements Borys Kolesnikov for students of technical specialties.

President of the charity Fund Borys Kolesnikov is sure that “the Aviator” helps children to open up and become part of a larger world of aviation. “This competition is very important for Ukraine and Ukrainian youth. In recent years, and public and governmental bodies, in my opinion, correctly guide young people in education. Political science, sociology and philosophy is important specialty, but that technical progress will bring success to Ukraine and the world. It is essential that our students were ready for it and the fourth wave of industrialization, when the leading Western countries to return production to their countries and invest in the economy a lot of money. We have engineering talent and footage for today, tomorrow and the day after tomorrow, and this contest and technical education will bring to young people success in life”, – said Boris Kolesnikov.

Проект «Авиатор 2017» Фонда Бориса Колесникова стал самым масштабным за всю его историю

 

 

During the first stage of “Aviator 2017” contestants solved problems in physics and mathematics in the schools that they represent. In the future, they also expect: testing of English language; test of General knowledge on the theory and the history of aviation; the task of the expert jury; protection of its own project.

Проект «Авиатор 2017» Фонда Бориса Колесникова стал самым масштабным за всю его историю

 

 

“Aviator” is gaining momentum, the competition this year is very high, the tasks become more complicated. But the better for the contestants in the project will only the best and worthy”, – said the participant of the contest Andrey Shlykov.

Проект «Авиатор 2017» Фонда Бориса Колесникова стал самым масштабным за всю его историю

 

 

We will remind, “the Aviator” Foundation of Boris Kolesnikov is the national project for engineering students. The winners will be 100 students, their names will be announced in March 2017. Next summer they will go to the international Airshow of Le Bourget in Paris.

Проект «Авиатор 2017» Фонда Бориса Колесникова стал самым масштабным за всю его историю

 

 

The jury includes the best specialists of the aviation industry: Anton Volov, a graduate of Harvard University, winner of the scholarship “Future leaders in transportation” Eno Center for Transportation (USA); Alexander Cherepanov, Director of the coordination and support of production Interavia; Maxim Gladki, head of the Department of academic relations “Progresstech-Ukraine” Alexey Smotrov, Director of products and marketing “Travelport”; Evgeny Ivanov, Director of the office of the Emirates in Ukraine. Leads a team of specialists of the legendary aircraft designer Dmitry Kiva.

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