Lovely Sunday's gift from the MChS Rossii on the appron of our airport!
Always nice to have a rare airplane at SOF. Aircraft is named Ivan Kozhedub, Soviet military pilot and three times recipient of the Hero of the Soviet Union award. [1200pix]
Named "Ivan Kozhedub", this was the second of two Russian Emergencies Ministry-ordered Antonov An-148-100EM built for medical evacuations and rapid deployment of the rescuer teams. Seen here landi... (more)