Saturday, March 2, 2013

Il 2 of LWP (Polish Air Force)

This Il 2 was used just after war at Polish Air Force. Standard late war tricolor camouflage. Note hand painted nb. 96 and big polish sign at cowling of engine. 

Ilyushin Il-2 AM-38F Leningrad’s front. White “17”

Ilyushin Il-2 AM-38F 
Leningrad’s front. White “17”
 Aircraft were painted according to the directive n°2389/0133 of July 3, 1943. Upper surfaces were painted standard tricolor scheme: light brown (AMT-1), dark green (AMT-4), dark grey (AMT-12). Under surfaces were painted light blue (AMT-7)