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Long range I-16s

July 15 2012 at 9:17 AM
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I saw some line drawings of underwing tanks on I-16 Types 24 and 29. How often were these used? I haven't found any photos or profiles of so equipped I-16s. Anyone else seen any?


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used to some extent not very often, but that is well known fact

July 15 2012, 11:44 AM 

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Well known to some, perhaps

July 16 2012, 4:42 AM 

I don't read Cyrillic (or Russian)- when did this mod become available/ get used in service?


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prior to 1940, tested and around 1000 units were produced.

July 16 2012, 5:20 AM 

used during WWII, but not many pics are in existence.
just use Google translate - a quickest method

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That's an interesting detail and would be a great one for Quickboost n/t

July 15 2012, 4:16 PM 


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