ANTK Tupolev 1/72 ANT-25
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.
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