Aviation Photo #1784171: Tupolev Tu-22RD - Russia - Air Force


Photo 4,260 of 4,263 by Steve Brimley
  • Vladimir Kalinin
    Russia - Air Force
    Tupolev Tu-22RD
    Tupolev Tu-22
    Tupolev Tu-22
    Tupolev
    68 red
    In Flight
    Unknown
  • 136

Photo Details

Photo ID
#1784171
Views
47,648
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Location
Country
Taken
Mid 1980's
Accepted
September 22, 2010
Caption
The photo was made by my father, Vladimir Aleksandrovich Kalinin. He flew in this plane as the navigator for more than 20 years.
Width
1024px
Height
689px

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Comments (22)

Anonymous
5 years ago
Stunning...what wonderful lines. Thanks for sharing this photo...!
Anonymous
5 years ago
I just love Russian Airplanes. Great shot of great plane...
Anonymous
5 years ago
A fantastic shot of a Russian classic.
Anonymous
5 years ago
Excellent!! Very rare photo of an awesome aircraft!
Alex T
Anonymous
5 years ago
Wonderful shot, very crisp and clean. Thanks for sharing your father's photos with us. 5/5
Anonymous
5 years ago
Great photo!
Anonymous
5 years ago
Wonderful!
Anonymous
5 years ago
Thanks for sharing this photo!
Anonymous
5 years ago
What may i say to make justice to this picture.Thanks to you and your father Vladimir... Spasiva.
Que puedo yo decir que le haga justicia a esta foto. Gracias a ti y a tu padre Vladimir... Spasiva.
Anonymous
5 years ago
Absolutely nice, both the picture and the aircraft. Thanks for not keeping this relic just for you, but share with all us.
Anonymous
5 years ago
This is execellent. The photograph has great character, and in B/W shows real Cold War serious business. You can just imagine it cruising on full-readiness patrol over (possibly?) the tundra. Great stuff!
Anonymous
5 years ago
Five stars for this amazing aircraft, thanks for sharing this photo of a classic.
Anonymous
5 years ago
Futuristic!
Anonymous
5 years ago
Near and clear
Anonymous
5 years ago
Wow, i've never seen anything like it before. So futuristic. i wonder what tomorrow's planes might look like. thanks for sharing it
Anonymous
5 years ago
Rare picture....thx :)))
Anonymous
5 years ago
Wonderful..Thx for that ;-)
Anonymous
5 years ago
Fantastic, a wonderful piece of history.
Anonymous
5 years ago
I've spent a long time now watching the details of this nice aircraft. Many thanks to your father who made seeing this picture possible! Amazing!
Anonymous
4 years ago
Great bomber!
Anonymous
2 years ago
Another soviet bomber with the set-back wings. Great photo!
Anonymous
2 years ago
This wonderful machine seems to come out of a science fiction movie... Wonderful shot, with thanks to your father!