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Yakovlev was a manufacturer of Soviet fighter aircraft during World War II. It was founded in 1934.

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What is better a La-5FN or a Yak-3? [closed]

I have read some about soviet fighters. According to many different sources and books, the Yak-3 and the La-5FN were the best soviet fighters of World War II. However there is little info on both, ...
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Why was the Yak-9U covered with Bakelite?

According to Wikipedia the entire Yak-9U was covered with Bakelite (not sure if it was just that variant, the page isn't clear). What was the reason for this and was Bakelite used as a coating on any ...
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What aerodynamic data exists for the Yak-130?

This is one of 3 question in "series" - one question split up in 3 to better reward those responding about each aircraft. Other questions: A-10 L-159 Yak-130 is one 3 planes that are used in the ArmA ...