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  1. Arming the giants: Russia's balancing act with India and ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | UPI

    India is the world's biggest weapons importer, with the country's defense spending expected to cross a staggering $250 billion over the next decade. Russia expects to grab a sizable chunk of this pie by supplying high-performance fighter aircraft, submarines, missiles and aircraft carriers.

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  2. Is this the REAL reason Putin is supporting Assad? Russia announces ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... bring in more supplies now ... before it potentially becomes too touchy'.' The FlightRadar24.com data shows Ilyushin Il-76 and Antonov An-124 cargo planes operated by the Russian military have been flying to Syria multiple times each month. It ...

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  3. Exclusive: Russia builds up forces in Syria, Reuters data analysis showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... bring in more supplies now ... before it potentially becomes too touchy'." The FlightRadar24.com data shows Ilyushin Il-76 and Antonov An-124 cargo planes operated by the Russian military have been flying to Syria multiple times each month. It ...

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  4. 'Russia builds up forces in Syria'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | The Daily Star

    ... bring in more supplies now ... before it potentially becomes too touchy'." The FlightRadar24.com data shows Ilyushin Il-76 and Antonov An-124 cargo planes operated by the Russian military have been flying to Syria multiple times each month. It ...

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  5. Zet IL76 at Dubai on Sep 17th 2016, engine shut down in flightRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2016 | AVHerald

    A ZetAvia Ilyushin IL-76, registration UR-CIB performing flight ZK-7001 from Dubai to Kandahar , was climbing out of Dubai when engine #2 failed prompting the crew to stop the climb at about FL130, shut the engine down and return to Dubai for a safe landing. Reader Comments: Your IP address 52.89.39.155 is being tracked.

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  6. Russia widens scope for future large military transport projectRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2016 | Flight Global

    Comments by a top Russian industry executive have widened the scope of a planned development programme for a new large military transport aircraft, but critical details remain undecided. In comments reported by state-run news agency TASS, Ilyushin chief executive Sergei Velmozhkin said research and development work will begin next year on a future transport with a scheduled in-service date of 2027.

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  7. North Korea's Air Koryo is Consistently Voted as World's Worst Airline and 5 More Interesting FactsRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2016 | TechEBlog

    ... of international services offered. CAAK was re-branded as Air Koryo in March 1992 and in 1993, ordered 3 Ilyushin Il-76 freight aircraft to carry cargo to and from its destinations in China and Russia. Air Koryo purchased a Tupolev Tu-204-300 ...

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  8. Watch a Ukrainian Air Force Su-25 aircraft perform an insanely low passRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... we have reported about the Mig-29 overflying pro-Russia separatist blocking rails at very low altitude , an Ilyushin Il-76 buzzing some Su-25s and Frogfoots returning the favor while buzzing the tower, and also an Mi-17 helicopter flying among the ...

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  9. ANALYSIS: PD-14 revives Russian hopes for commercial enginesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | Flight Global

    Until last November, Russia's first high-bypass turbofan engine was also its only one. The Aviadvigatel PS-90A entered flight testing on a four-engined Ilyushin Il-76 testbed in 1987.

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  10. Wreckage of missing Il-76 found on Siberian hillsideRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2016 | Flight Global

    Search teams in Siberia have found the wreckage of an Ilyushin Il-76 transport which vanished while conducting firefighting operations in the Irkutsk region. The aircraft has been destroyed, says the Russian emergency situations ministry, stating that it was discovered around 07:00 on 3 July.

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  11. At least 8 dead after Russian plane on fire-fighting mission crashes in SiberiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2016 | Times of Oman

    ... fire-fighting mission crashed in Siberia, Russian news agencies reported on Sunday. Rescue workers found the Ilyushin Il-76 cargo plane in the early hours of Sunday morning in Russia's Irkutsk region, according to a statement on the Emergency ...

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  12. Russian plane fighting forest fire disappearsRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Moscow, July 1 : Russia's Ministry for Emergency Situations on Friday said an Ilyushin IL-76 plane disappeared with ten people on board while on a forest fire fighting mission in the far eastern Irkutsk region. "The plane was putting out a fire in the Kachugski district and it is not known where it went missing," a source from the emergency ministry said.

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  13. 20 planes every aviation fan should experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | CNN

    Here are 20 iconic planes from the past 50 years that every aviation fan should try to experience first-hand. The DHC-6, pictured, is a small, solid aircraft capable of landing on short runways.

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  14. That's one way to put out a campfire! Incredible footage shows an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... in Russia leaving the cameraman and a bystander drenched (pictured) Common Russian air tankers include the Ilyushin Il-76, introduced in 1974, and the smaller Beriev Be-200, introduced in 2003. Last year Boeing announced a plan to convert a 747-400 ...

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  15. 20 planes every aviation fan should experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | CNN

    Here are 20 iconic planes from the past 50 years that every aviation fan should try to experience first-hand. The DHC-6, pictured, is a small, solid aircraft capable of landing on short runways.

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  16. 20 planes every aviation fan should experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | CNN

    Here are 20 iconic planes from the past 50 years that every aviation fan should try to experience first-hand. The DHC-6, pictured, is a small, solid aircraft capable of landing on short runways.

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  17. 20 planes every aviation fan should fly inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | CNN

    Here are 20 iconic planes from the past 50 years that every aviation fan should try to experience first-hand. The DHC-6, pictured, is a small, solid aircraft capable of landing on short runways.

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  18. Malaysia: 2 more pieces 'almost certainly' from Flight 370Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    ... Sepang, Malaysia, Thursday, April 10, 2014. With hopes high that ... more Spectators take photos of a Chinese Ilyushin IL-76 aircraft as it comes in for a landing at Perth International Airport after returning from the ongoing search operations for ...

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  19. Debunking the Fort McMurray rumours: No, ISIL didn't start the fireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... Federation, the world leader in ridiculously oversized aircraft, has pledged for Fort McMurray a handful of Ilyushin Il-76 firefighting aircraft capable of dumping "42 tons of fire retardant into fire spots." Ottawa, however, turned them down . ...

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  20. 'No need to accept' international offers of help fighting fires: TrudeauRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Globe and Mail

    ... In a press release last week, Russia's Emergency Situations Minister Vladimir Puchkov offered to send Ilyushin Il-76 water bombers immediately, and Russian rescuers and specialists with the necessary equipment to help fight the Fort McMurray fire. ...

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