Aircraft Photo of EY-85717 | Tupolev Tu-154M | Tajikistan Airlines | AirHistory.net #126790
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:EY-85717
Aircraft Original Type:Tupolev Tu-154
Aircraft Generic Type:Tupolev Tu-154
Aircraft Version:Tupolev Tu-154M
C/n (msn):91A897
Operator / Titles:Tajikistan Airlines
Location
City / Airport:Istanbul - AtatürkMap
Country:Turkey
Airport Codes:ICAO: LTBA   IATA: IST   Local: -   Other: -
 
Photo Date:24 July 2007
Photo by:Streep
Photo ID: 126790
Photo Comment

Tu154 taking off from Istanbul Ataturk Airport, showing the way the main gear gets retracted into the wing. Very different from how western jets do this. Also the angle shows how difficult it was to gain height on this hot summer day.

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