Hymn of long-range aviation
Hymn of long-range aviation

Hymn of long-range aviation



Profession pilot is perhaps one of the few where romance and pragmatism came together in an unusual symbiosis. It was so romantic and pragmatic at the same time, it is our hero, comes from the Polish town of Zamosc.

The boy absorbed his love for the flying profession, one might say, with his mother's milk. His father was a military pilot. An aviation regiment was located in the hometown of Yuri Baranov. Both father and mother served in it. Therefore, the boy's career was, as it were, predetermined.

Once you see the snowy Irkutsk, Yuri Baranov fell in love with this city and moved there permanently. First is in the management of aviation: cares enough. We had to fly a lot and often in different garrisons. Yuri Baranov was engaged, inter alia, issues of discipline and hazing. Later Rams head the supervisory department of Irkutsk administration and will be engaged in any kind of public complaints. Quite a difficult job. But the official career was not killed in the former pilot Romance: on the contrary. In his spare time he writes poems, plays, short stories.

The words of one of his poems about the long-range aviation pilots were set to music. "Dalnik" is known by many today as a hymn of Russian aviators. And this is not surprising as both a pilot can not better express all that is associated with this profession, to find words that sink down into the soul of the one who sits at the helm. Preparing for a concert over 90-anniversary of aviation. Write music composer asked from Moscow Alexander Shevtsov. When Anthem submitted, one of those invited to listen to aviation commanders said that the song seemed to him very dear and familiar. Anthem Russian long-range aviation approved without further ado.

Recently, Yuri Baranov has been paying a lot of attention to fairy tales for children. The beloved Irkutsk is often the central place of which: the old buildings and streets seem to come to life with new life again thanks to the pen of Yuri Baranov. He skillfully flies into the adventure and magic of real facts. And the main heroine of fairy tales for children is Baranov's granddaughter, whose name is Taisiya.

Hymn of long-range aviation to listen

The literary work of Yuri Baranov has earned him more than one award and prize.