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    An-14Sh (air cushion test aircraft) :
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    Post  d_taddei2 on Tue Aug 08, 2017 4:01 pm

    Not how true maybe someone can shed some light on it. But impressive if true.
    Mig-17 flown under a bridge
    http://m.warhistoryonline.com/military-vehicle-news/crazy-soviet-pilot-flew-bridge-mig-17-jet-plane.html
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    Post  starman on Sun Sep 03, 2017 7:30 pm

    How did the SU-9 differ from the SU-7 and SU-20?

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    starman wrote:How did the SU-9 differ from the SU-7 and SU-20?
    Completely unrelated designs. The Su-7 was an attack plane with swept wings, which was later developed into the Su-17/Su-20/Su-22 family with variable geometry. The Su-9 was an interceptor with delta wings, which was later developed into the Su-11 and finally the much bigger Su-15.
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    Post  KiloGolf on Fri Oct 06, 2017 7:01 pm

    blast from the past

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    KiloGolf wrote:

    Only a traitor to his homeland but fortunately he died in 2001...killed in a Soviet plane.
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    Post  KiloGolf on Sun Oct 08, 2017 3:48 pm

    archangelski wrote:
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    Only a traitor to his homeland but fortunately he died in 2001...killed in a Soviet plane.

    Do we known which MiG-29 did he fly to Turkey? MiG-29A or -S?
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    KiloGolf wrote:Do we known which MiG-29 did he fly to Turkey? MiG-29A or -S?

    MiG-29A :



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    Post  KiloGolf on Sun Oct 08, 2017 4:31 pm

    archangelski wrote:
    KiloGolf wrote:Do we known which MiG-29 did he fly to Turkey? MiG-29A or -S?

    MiG-29A :


    So the same type the US would gain access anyway via Germany in the same year.
    No big loss for Russia. But yeah, such moves irrespective of how one can hate communism, are d!ck moves.

    I think he got offered some good cash for this.
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    KiloGolf wrote:So the same type the US would gain access anyway via Germany in the same year.
    No big loss for Russia. But yeah, such moves irrespective of how one can hate communism, are d!ck moves.

    I think he got offered some good cash for this.

    The MiG-29A (9.12, bort 44 blue -  c/n 2960516503) was returned to the Soviet Union only a day later.  The MiG-29 took off at 4.30 p.m. from Trabzon airport on the Black Sea, and was escorted by Turkish air force jets to Soviet air space.

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