Who thought, how much cost transportation in the USSR German specialists and equipment, as well as placing them in a new place? And what material damage due to loss of proizvodstvennyhpomescheny, abandoned equipment and tens of thousands of highly skilled German workers? The signing of the law number 25 was a blow to our aircraft and, as it will see more in our fleet. But, alas, it was done. In late summer 1946, the Soviet leadership decided to move most of the German specialists in the USSR. The operation began on October 22, 1946 In the book DA Sobolev and DB Hazanova "German mark in the history of domestic aviation," says: "The general management of the operation carried out Deputy Beria IA Serov ".