Alexander Kartveli (Georgian: ალექსანდრე ქართველიშვილი) 1896–1974, born Kartvelishvili) was a famous and influential aircraft engineer and a pioneer of American aviation history. Kartveli achieved important breakthroughs in military aviation in the time of turbojet fighters. He is considered to be one of the most important and innovative aircraft designers in US history.To read the rest of the Wikipedia article, go here.
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Country of origin: Georgia (Russia)