This group is open to everyone who likes any kind of aircraft

  • View media
  • View media
  • View media
  • View media
  • View media
  • View media
MAI "Foton" (Photon)
view previous next
Share Image
Share on Facebook Tweet Email a friend
Embed Image
Post comment Comments
GriffinZ Aug 21 2011 says:

what sick joke is this?

+1 vote     reply to comment
CommanderDef Aug 22 2011 says:

it looks like a toy in previous pictures

+1 vote     reply to comment
Post a Comment
click to sign in

You are not logged in, your comment will be anonymous unless you join the community today (totally free - or sign in with your social account on the right) which we encourage all contributors to do.

2000 characters limit; HTML formatting and smileys are not supported - text only


Foton — is an experimental airplane. It was developed on the TcAGI and LII Technical Order as a laboratory for studying the perspective power systems of increasing the lift (ESUPSS).

The modular wing and tail unit design, allowing to investigate ESUPS in the most different combinations was applied on the aircraft. The remote control by the by-pass valves, more than 1500 routed through pneumoswitching devices on measuring points of static pressure gauging on a surface of the aircraft have allowed to gather a unique research material for a five year experimental period. A tubed sample of the aircraft was constructed.

Image Details
Aug 21st, 2011
Embed Thumb
Report Abuse
Report media
Add Media
Members only