Dancing unto the penultimate moment - The mighty King Elephant glides down slow and steady with its Solovievs shaking the environs. This airframe is special because it is the only 'White Nose' Gaj... (more)
A stunningly well kept IL-76 parked in Pyongyang with what I would guess to be a type-specific tow bar attached. What an amazing machine! [1600px]
Flying low and in-style! ;)
[1400px] That moment when you see the beast approaching and suddenly the gears are pulled up and aircraft ascends due to change in landing intentions.
[1600px]Early morning arrival of the Russian beast. The condition of the aircraft shows the immense workload it handles.
[1600px] Not so good wx for spotting as well as pilots. This is the second attempt for landing due to heavy crosswind!
Powered by 4 Soloviev D30-KPII, 117,8 kN each, making orchestra at her landing here. Welcome!