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    • An Antonov An-22 Antei transport aircraft
    • Tu-95 strategic bomber
    • Flying Su-27 fighters in the Kaliningrad region
    • MiG-29s
    • YAK-130, International Air Show MAKS-2009
    • Russian pilots prepare for MAKS-2009 air show in Zhukovsky
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    An Ilya Muromets four-engine heavy bomber (L), designed by Soviet aviation pioneer Igor Sikorsky, sits proudly in front of more recently-built jet fighters at the Central Air Force Museum at Monino Airfield outside Moscow.

    The Russian Air Force is celebrating its 102nd anniversary; on August 12, 1912 the Imperial Russian Air Service was created. The top Russian military aircraft are presented in the following collection of photos.

    The Russian Air Force is celebrating its 102nd anniversary; on August 12, 1912 the Imperial Russian Air Service was created. The top Russian military aircraft are presented in the following collection of photos.

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    Russian Aerospace Forces, aircraft, Su-27, MiG-29, MiG-21, Tu-95, Su-24
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