Slon, the Russian super freighter, has scale model revealed

The Russian Central Institute of Aerodynamics, known by the acronym TsAGI, released the first image of the “Slon” (Elephant) scale model, the super-heavy transport aircraft project to replace the An-124, from Antonov.

The model will be used in aerodynamic studies to test the design characteristics of a wind tunnel. At 1.63 meters long and 1.75 meter wi....

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