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Author Topic: (Red) Yak-3 with interesting marking  (Read 1060 times)
66misos
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« on: December 08, 2017, 09:10:59 AM »

Hi,
EDIT: This is screenshot from the doc film about Yak that I found at Youtube:


The white trailing edge of the rudder reminds me the same marking on La-5NF from the photo of Popkov with his plane:


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« Reply #1 on: December 08, 2017, 11:07:06 AM »

Hi Misos,
very interesting images. My impression is that the plane is a Yak-3.
I think that photos of the same plane is shown on the book of EP  pag.199. If so, the whole number is '94'.
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« Reply #2 on: December 08, 2017, 11:52:31 AM »

Hi Massimo,
you are right. So I searched Yak-3 via google and yandex and found this:





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« Reply #3 on: December 08, 2017, 07:02:27 PM »

Hi Misos,
am I wrong or the upper profile of the nose is unusually concave? Could this be due to some photo retouch?
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