Constantin Rozanoff

Constantin Rozanoff

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Constantin Wladimir Rozanoff, also known as Kostia Rozanoff, was a French test pilot, Colonel of the French Air Force, and one of the pioneers of jet aviation. He was chief-pilot at Dassault Aviation. He flew 201 types of planes and helicopters, and accumulated 5,000 flying hours, including 3,865 combat hours, and breaking the sound barrier 104 times. Constantin Rozanoff was born to a Russian family in Warsaw. With his mother heemigrated to France in 1917 because of the Revolution, and in 1927 obtained French citizenship. Attending the SUPAERO National Aircraft School in 1933, after completing studies he became a licensed pilot. In 1935 he became a pilot with the Center of aeronautics in V lizy-Villacoublay and took part in flight testing of the Morane-Saulnier MS.406, Dewoitine D.520 and Bloch MB.152
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  • Paperback | 136 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 209g
  • Frac Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135769480
  • 9786135769487