ANTK Tupolev 1/72 ANT-25
December 21, 2012 in Aviation
Legendary ANT-25 Tupolev, Sukhoi.
Transpolar flight June 18-20, 1937.
The plane, operated V.I. Chkalov, G.F. Baidukov and A.V. Belyakov, starting in Moscow for the first time in aviation history flew over the North Pole and landed in Portland (USA). On most of the route was a great bad weather, and the length of the air path of more than 9 thousand kilometers.
Could not resist the temptation to beat the inscription on the sides of “Stalin’s route,” added portraits of leaders and three I-16 Stalin’s Falcons (various years) from Amodel, ICM, KEMZ
5 additional images. Click to enlarge