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The testbed consists of a cockpit mounted on the tail of an An-12 transport. The heavy dark gold bullion is on charcoal gray wool. Livres sur les avions militaires, des avions de chasse, des bombardiers, des transports et des avions civils. Heavy emphasis has been given to provide as many high-quality color photographs as were possible to locate. In 2009 Bill Cline contributed photos and information that his father's collection.

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Publisher: Frontline Books (July 18, 1997)


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