Kostikov hospitably stood up and stepped out from behind the director's desk. He was wearing a military uniform with four ties in their buttonholes, which corresponded to the rank of Colonel-engineer. He kindly said, smiling, that from Bolkhovitinov and its representatives had no secrets will not. According to the director's team assistant engineer Dushkin Shtokolov led me into his lab, and then showed a fire test stand LRE. According to Shtokolova I realized that the engine, which can be put on a plane Bereznyak, not yet. Go experimental work, and I arrived on time, so that together we worked out start-up procedures, control and management of the future engine in flight. On subsequent visits to the NII-3, we have already discussed the specific tasks of the electric ignition, remote control the pressure in the combustion chamber, the fuel and oxidizer highways.