Сегодня родился Алексеев Ростислав Евгеньевич
On December 18, 1916 Alekseev Rostislav Evgenyevich was born. This is a Soviet ship builder, a founder of hydrofoils, ekranoplan and aerodynamic ground-effect crafts. Alekseev worked on creation of fighting boats on underwater wings. Alekseev with his team constructed some high-speed vessels "Rocket", "Volga", "Meteor", "Comet", "Satellite", "Petrel", "Rising" and so on. Every year Alekseev had a new project for which he and his team got an award. Some documentaries were shot about Alekseev . In his honor the hydrofoil, and also some streets, a park and a square in Russia were called.