YaK 24. A Soviet heavy troop-carrier helicopter from 1952

YaK 24. A Soviet heavy troop-carrier helicopter from 1952. The biggest in the world and the first in the USSR twin-engine and tandem rotor layout helicopter. Nickname – “The flying railroad car”. Two world lifting records. Flight range – 265 km, max. speed – 175 km/h, ceiling – 4200 m, cargo weight – 2000 kg, crew – 3. 

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