Aviation Photo #1445496: Aero L-159A ALCA - Czech Republic - Air Force


Photo 4,260 of 4,263 by Steve Brimley
  • Jiri Zedka
    Czech Republic - Air Force
    Aero L-159A ALCA
    Aero L-39/59/139/159 Albatros
    Aero L-39/59/139/159 Albatros
    Aero
    156066
    6066
    Brno - Turany
    Czech Republic
    September 5, 2008
  • 67

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Heavy armed anniversary Alca from 212. tl. (tactical squadron) arriving from homebase at Caslav to CIAF 2008. Under wings is equipped with two training versions of AA missiles Sidewinder CATM-9, two 250kg inert bombs SAMP Mk.82 and two external fuel tanks for 350 liters. Under fuselage is to seeing twin-barrel 20mm aircraft gun pod PL-20 Plamen developed specially for this light subsonic ground attack/fighters. This aircaft was marked on the occasion of 10.000 flying hours flown by type L-159 in CAF.
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Comments (1)

Anonymous
7 years ago
Congratulation to the pilot for managing to get airborne with such a heavy load! I wonder if he had any power left for a sustained 2g turn!