Pilot George A Osipov The pilot, major George A. Osipov. the year 1943, the Belorussian Front. Here he is depicted in the cockpit of his Ilyushin fighter aircraft, but in 1944, he was flying the A-20 Bostons . Duty in a time-bomb Bahma&#269;skaâ 221-I air Division, order of Suvorov 1st 6 mixed Lublin Krasnoznamennyj Aviation Corps, 16 air force. Successfully served until the end of the war. Wrote the book "bombers in the sky", published in 2003.