The Ulyanovsk region is “The Aviation Capital of Russia” *

* The Government of the Ulyanovsk region is the official owner of this trademark.

Administrative center: the City of Ulyanovsk

Federal district: The Volga Federal District

Date of founadation: January 19, 1943

April 20, 1966 by decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Council of the Soviet Union the Ulyanovsk region was awarded the Order of Lenin for the achievements in economic development.