Tupolev Tu-114: Those Germans Again.

Superb photo composition portraying the superlative Kuznetsov NK 12 turboprops. These engines were developed just after World War II by deported German engineers headed by Junkers’ engine expert Ferdinand Brandner. They took as a basis Junkers’ late war product, the daring Jumo 022 engine. That swept wing has a also a very German scent….

Can’t get enough:https://elpoderdelasgalaxias.wordpress.com/2012/12/06/tupolev-tu114-soviets-tour-de-force-2/


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