Aviation museums, airports, flights

Aviation through the eyes of a traveler

Istanbul, Rahimi M. Koch museum. Light aircraft

Agricultural aircraft Ayres S-2R Thrush.

Istanbul, Rahimi M.Koch museum. Agricultural aircraft Ayres S-2R Thrush

This aircraft was built in 1987 and worked in the U.S. in 1999 was acquired by the Turkish company Pan Aviation 2003 cultivated the fields in Anatolia.

Istanbul, Rahimi M.Koch museum. Agricultural aircraft Ayres S-2R Thrush

If other aircraft used in agriculture, have a removable device for spraying chemicals slightly wider than the fuselage, then "Blackbird" is a standard element design. Nozzles over the entire length of the wing provide a high processing area.

Istanbul, Rahimi M.Koch museum. Agricultural aircraft Ayres S-2R Thrush

High-positioned cab provides a good overview, allowing you to accurately perform pollination.

Istanbul, Rahimi M.Koch museum. Agricultural aircraft Ayres S-2R Thrush

Aircraft engine Pratt & Whitney R-1340 600 horsepower

Istanbul, Rahimi M.Koch museum. Agricultural aircraft Ayres S-2R Thrush

Training aircraft Beechcraft T-34 Mentor was used by the Turkish air force for pilot training, then belonged to the Aeroclub of Istanbul.

Istanbul, Rahimi M.Koch museum. Training aircraft Beechcraft T-34 Mentor

The wheel of the Boeing B727, the mass of a passenger airliner in the 70s of the last century.

Istanbul, Rahimi M.Koch museum. Wheel of a Boeing B727

Jet Jet Provost T3A made its first flight in 1954 and was produced until 1967. Just built 741 cars.

Istanbul, Rahimi M.Koch museum. Jet training aircraft Jet Provost T3A

The Plane was designed according to the specifications of the RAF and was intended for training fighter pilots.

Istanbul, Rahimi M.Koch museum. Jet training aircraft Jet Provost T3A

Aircraft of this type was used by the RAF from 1957 to 1993.

Istanbul, Rahimi M.Koch museum. Jet training aircraft Jet Provost T3A

In some countries these fly and now, often in the form of combat - some export versions had weapons and they are willing to buy the country with dictatorial regimes to fight the rebels.

Istanbul, Rahimi M.Koch museum. Jet training aircraft Jet Provost T3A