Yak-11

Yak-11

Country Soviet Union
Type Trainer aircraft
Photographer Andrey Zinchuk
Description

Album of 18 photos walk-around of a «Yak-11»

Photo gallery of a Yak-11,
The Yakovlev Yak-11 (Russian: Яковлев Як-11; NATO reporting name: “Moose”) is a trainer aircraft used by the Soviet Air Force and other Soviet-influenced air forces from 1947 until 1962.

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Yak-25 Flashlight

Yak-25 Flashlight

Country Soviet Union
Type Interceptor aircraft
Photographer Aleksandr Melihov
Description

Album of 12 photos walk-around of a «Yak-25 Flashlight»

Photo gallery of a Yak-25 Flashlight,
The Yakovlev Yak-25 (NATO designation Flashlight-A/Mandrake) was a swept wing, turbojet-powered interceptor aircraft and reconnaissance aircraft built by Yakovlev and used by the Soviet Union.

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Yak-15 Feather

Yak-15

Country Soviet Union
Type Turbojet fighter
Photographer Dmitri Sribnyi
Description

Album of 79 photos walk-around of a «Yak-15»

Photo gallery of a Yak-15,
The Yakovlev Yak-15 (Russian: Яковлев Як-15; NATO reporting name: Feather, USAF/DOD designation Type 2) was a first-generation Soviet turbojet fighter developed by the Yakovlev design bureau (OKB) immediately after World War II. It used a reverse-engineered German Junkers Jumo 004 engine. Along with the Swedish Saab 21R, it was one of only two jets to be successfully converted from a piston-powered aircraft and enter production. 280 aircraft were built in 1947. Although nominally a fighter, it was mainly used to qualify piston-engine-experienced pilots to fly jets.

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155mm Long Tom

US 155mm Long Tom

Country USA
Type Field gun
Photographer Dieter Krause
Description

Album of 48 photos walk-around of a «155mm Long Tom»

Photo gallery of a 155mm Long Tom,
The 155 mm Long Tom was a 155 millimeter caliber field gun developed and used by the United States mililtary. It was produced in M1 and M2 variants (later known as the M59). Developed to replace the Canon de 155mm GPF, the gun was deployed as a heavy field weapon during World War II and the Korean War, and also classed as secondary armament for seacoast defense. The gun could fire a 45.36 kg (100 lb) shell to a maximum range of 22 km (13.7 mi), with an estimated accuracy life of 1,500 rounds.

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Tupolev Tu-95MS Bear

Tupolev Tu-95MS Bear

Country Soviet Union
Type Strategic bomber
Photographer Boris Vasiljev
Description

Album of 36 photos walk-around of a «Tupolev Tu-95MS Bear»

Photo gallery of a Tupolev Tu-95MS Bear,
The Tupolev Tu-95 (Russian: Туполев Ту-95; NATO reporting name: “Bear”) is a large, four-engine turboprop-powered strategic bomber and missile platform. First flown in 1952, the Tu-95 entered service with the Soviet Union in 1956 and is expected to serve the Russian Air Force until at least 2040.[1] A development of the bomber for maritime patrol is designated Tu-142, while a passenger airliner derivative was called Tu-114.

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Sukhoi Su-24М Fencer

Sukhoi Su-24М Fencer

Country Soviet Union
Type Attack aircraft
Photographer Andrey Visjagin
Description

Album of 80 photos walk-around of a «Sukhoi Su-24М Fencer»

Photo gallery of a Sukhoi Su-24М Fencer,
The Sukhoi Su-24 (NATO reporting name: Fencer) is a supersonic, all-weather attack aircraft developed in the Soviet Union. The aircraft has a variable-sweep wing, twin-engines and a side-by-side seating arrangement for its two crew. It was the first of the USSR’s aircraft to carry an integrated digital navigation/attack system.[1] It remains in service with the Russian Air Force, Ukrainian Air Force, and various air forces to which it was exported.

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Sukhoi Su-35 Flanker

Sukhoi Su-35

Country Soviet Union
Type Multirole fighter
Photographer Sergey Zhabin
Description

Album of 86 photos walk-around of a «Sukhoi Su-35»

Photo gallery of a Sukhoi Su-35,
The Sukhoi Su-35 (Russian: Сухой Су-35; NATO reporting name: Flanker-E) is a designation for two separate, heavily upgraded derivatives of the Su-27 ‘Flanker’ jet plane. They are single-seat, twin-engine, supermaneuverable multirole fighters, designed by Sukhoi and built by Komsomolsk-on-Amur Aircraft Production Association (KnAAPO).

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Polikarpov I-17

Polikarpov I-17

Country Soviet Union
Type Single-seat fighter prototype
Photographer Vladimir Fadeichev
Description

Album of 48 photos walk-around of a «Polikarpov I-17»

Photo gallery of a Polikarpov I-17,
he Polikarpov I-17 was a Soviet single-seat fighter prototype designed and built by a team headed by Polikarpov at the Central Design Bureau (TsKB)

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M-4 Bison

M-4 Bison

Country Soviet Union
Type Strategic bomber
Photographer Boris Vasiljev
Description

Album of 13 photos walk-around of a «M-4 Bison»

Photo gallery of a M-4 Bison,
The Myasishchev M-4 Molot (Russian: Молот (Hammer), USAF/DoD reporting name “Type 37”, NATO reporting name Bison) is a four-engined strategic bomber designed by Vladimir Myasishchev and manufactured by the Soviet Union in the 1950s to provide a Long Range Aviation bomber capable of attacking targets in North America. The Myasishchev design bureau was formed to build such a bomber.

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Mil Mi-4

Country Soviet Union
Type Transport helicopter
Photographer Andrey Zinchuk
Description

Album of 13 photos walk-around of a «Mil Mi-4»

Photo gallery of a Mil Mi-4,
The Mil Mi-4 (USAF/DoD reporting name “Type 36”, NATO reporting name “Hound”) was a Soviet transport helicopter that served in both military and civilian roles.

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