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Side views

Tupolev Tu-4T side view

Tupolev Tu-4T

Tupolev Tu-4T “23 Red” (c/n 28061702) of Russian Military Transport Aviation, late 1950s

Tupolev Tu-104LL side view

Tupolev Tu-104LL

CCCP-42454, the Tupolev Tu-104LL avionics testbed operated by NPO Vzlyot, shown here in its LL-2 configuration for testing the Zaslon weapons control system

Tupolev Tu-104A side view

Tupolev Tu-104A

Tupolev Tu-104A “001″, a VIP aircraft used by the top Soviet military leaders (Marshal Rodion Ya. Malinovskiy)

Tupolev Tu-22PD side view

Tupolev Tu-22PD

Tupolev Tu-22PD “41 Red”, 121st Guards Sevastopol Red Banner Heavy Bomber Regiment, Machulischi (Belarus), July 1994. The aircraft looked this way immediately before being ferried to Engels AFB for disposal

Tupolev Tu-22PD side view

Tupolev Tu-22PD

Tupolev Tu-22PD “41 Red”, 121st Guards Sevastopol Red Banner Heavy Bomber Regiment, Machulischi (Belarus), July 1994. The aircraft looked this way immediately before being ferried to Engels AFB for disposal

Il’yushin Il-62M side view

Il'yushin Il-62M

Il’yushin Il-62M CCCP-86656 (the first airliner of this modification) tested in GosNII GA