Aviation Photo #2126624: Ilyushin Il-78M - Russia - Air Force


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  • Kirill Mushak
    Russia - Air Force
    Ilyushin Il-78M
    Ilyushin Il-76/78/82
    Ilyushin Il-76/78/82
    Ilyushin
    1003402040
    31 blue
    Perm - Bolshoye Savino
    Russia
    June 8, 2012
  • 41

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#2126624
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June 30, 2012
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Each meter of this 3200m.-long runway was important for this fully loaded IL-78. Getting all possible power from the D-30 engines the plane hardly takes off in order to spend several hours in the air while the fighters and frontline bombers will have training refuelings with this tanker. And whether is it necessary to add that it was loud as hell...
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