14 July 2015, Tuesday, 14:57
UFA, 14 July 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Elmira Sabirova/. In Bashkiria entrants-foreigners of Ufa State Aviation Technical University (USATU) will go for the summer to the 4th international aerospace school named after a distinguished test pilot and test-cosmonaut of the USSR Ural Sultanov. Listeners of USATU preparatory branch from India and Colombia, teenagers from Russia and Belarus will take part in the second session of the school, which will take place in the village of Kalinovka Davlekanovo region at the sports club "Rada" from July 20 to 30.
30 pupils and first-year students of universities became participants of the first session of the school finishing on July 16. Among them there are winners of international Olympiads in history of aviation and aeronautics named after A.F.Mozhaysky from Moscow and Moscow Region, St. Petersburg, Vologda, Rostov-on-Don, Chelyabinsk region.
The initiator of the aerospace school, which main goal is to promote professions related to aircraft and astronautics, was the Hero of the Soviet Union, cosmonaut Vladimir Kovalyonok and it was organized by Ufa State Aviation Technical University, Bashkortostan regional branch of the Russian Federation of Cosmonautics and "Rada" sports club.