Aircraft Photo of 15 white | Lavochkin La-5 (replica) | Soviet Union - Air Force | #5767
Registration / Serial:15 white
Aircraft Original Type:Lavochkin La-5
Aircraft Generic Type:Lavochkin La-5
Aircraft Version:Lavochkin La-5 (replica)
C/n (msn):
Operator Titles:Soviet Union - Air Force
City / Area:Moscow / Museum of the Great Patriotic War [ Off-Airport ]Map
Collection:Museum of the Great Patriotic War
Photo Date:27 April 2005
Photo by:Peter de Jong
Photo ID: 5767
Photo Comment

The La-5 could match German fighters at lower altitudes, and almost 10,000 examples were built - but very little survives of them, and this is just a reasonable replica, painted as an aircraft flown by the ace, Georgii Kostylev.

This photo is copyright © Peter de Jong, and may not be used or published in any way without permission.

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