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Archive for March, 2009

Lisunov Li-2V side view

Lisunov Li-2V

Lisunov Li-2V CCCP-H495 (c/n 18430708). This was the aircraft in which Viktor M. Perov, Commander of the 3rd Soviet Antarctic Expedition’s air detachment, saved a team of Belgian Polar researchers on 16th December 1958

Lavochkin La-5FN side view

Lavochkin La-5FN

Lavochkin La-5FN “52 White” “Mongol’skiy arat” (Mongolian peasant) operated by 2nd GvIAP (Guard Fighter Regiment), September 1943

Aero L-29 Delfin side view

Aero L-29 Delfin

Aero L-29 ES-YLE (c/n 294872) “Black Delfin”. The aircraft was intercepted by Sukhoi Su-27 over Kaliningrad Region 15 January 1998. Privately owned at the time of the incident

Kamov Ka-29 side view

Kamov Ka-29

“71 Red”, a Kamov Ka-29 assault/transport helicopter. 830th
Independent Helicopter Regiment, Severomorsk, 1994

Kamov Ka-25PL side view

Kamov Ka-25PL

“84 Yellow”, Kamov Ka-25PL ASW helicopter. The type was operated by the 830th Independent Helicopter Regiment in 1967 -94

Kamov Ka-25BShZ side view

Kamov Ka-25BShZ

“79 Yellow”, Kamov Ka-25BShZ mine countermeasures helicopter equipped for towing linear explosive charges. 830th Independent Helicopter Regiment, Severomorsk, 1984