Aviation Photo #1267347 Yakovlev Yak-42D - Untitled

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    Yakovlev Yak-42D
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    Yakovlev Yak-42
    Yakovlev
    4520422219089
    RA-42415
    Moscow - Vnukovo
    Russia
    March 3, 2006
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Anonymous
7 years ago
Contrary to popular belief this is not really a de-icing procedure. Warm air is blown into an engine. Thick engine oil and stiffened up lubricants are made somewhat more liquid by the warm air blown into the engine, so ther is less wear and tear at those very low temperatures.

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