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Old 02-16-2017, 08:23 AM   #1
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Default Can someone identify what the big box under the wing in this RL KA-52 is?

Seen it in a bunch of photos:

http://russianplanes.net/id94299

https://forums.eagle.ru/showpost.php...postcount=1893

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I think it's just a cargo pod for carrying crew's personal stuff, some maintenance tools, spare parts etc.
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Old 02-16-2017, 09:43 AM   #3
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I have been as well in believe that it is a transportation pod. Just like many US fighters has one, MXU-648.

Or then it would be interesting if it would be a electronic reconance/jammer pod like Mi-8 has on fuselag mounting.
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Old 02-16-2017, 11:48 AM   #4
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Ah, cargo pods -- makes sense!
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