Aviation Photo #0465084 Mikoyan-Gurevich 105.11 - Russia - Air Force

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Used for aerodynamics and flight tests to help engineering the "Buran". Minolta Dynax 4 + Minolta 3.5-5.6 / 28-80 on Fuji Provia 100F. Scanned with Minolta Dimage Scan Elite II.
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Photo Added: November 28, 2003

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Anonymous
9 years ago
Probably the ugliest thing airborne ever. Looks like a shoe!
Anonymous
8 years ago
Yes you right! It's russian nickname was 'lapot' — a bast shoe. It is a prototype for second stage of Soviet space system 'Spiral'. First prototype of space fighter :)

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