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Aircraft from Pyatigorsk Alexander Begak sent the team into a new expedition.
Alexander Begak team gathers for polar research and testing at the North Pole.
The famous pilot of the aircraft Pyatigorsk Alexander Begak March 28, sent the team into a new expedition "North Pole-2009". As part of the expedition will be carried out large-scale meteorological observations from drifting ice in the polar region.
Youth team "Celestial Odyssey" in the tropospheric experiment "North Pole-2009" hopes to climb to a height of 7 thousand meters above the ground on a specially constructed mikrosamolete soft wing Begalet-evolution. "
In the next 2 weeks, after special training on Elbrus, will conclude the final selection, which resulted in the polar station "Borneo" off 5 people. Tropospheric Experiment "North Pole-2009" is realized within Panarkticheskoy of ice drifting expedition to the polar station "Borneo" in pursuance of the Decree of the President of Russia Dmitry Medvedev to hold the Year of Youth.
aircraft designer Alexander Begak invented a series of lightweight, aircraft, more than 1.6 thousand committed parachute jumping, including at the top of Elbrus and the South Pole. In 2005, the ultralight aircraft "scarab" he set the absolute altitude record for vehicles of this type (3 km 701 m). Eekspeditsiya under his direction overlaid on Pole giant letters "L" - from the word "Life", as well as the great word "peace" and the inscription "Moscow 2012" in support of the Olympic Games in Russia. Last year, Alexander Begak designed aircraft "Begolet-Stalker, who is by plane and car.