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Old 12-17-2018, 03:31 PM   #1
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Why?

Well, you've got the VTOL bit nailed so simply flying around and landing on things you ought not to will be great fun. And compared to the AV-8B the avionics are much simpler; no MFDs, FLIRs, Lasers or any of that stuff. Also when the new Kuznetsov model arrives it would be a perfect marriage.

Yes it was a bit crappy in performance and payload but so what - it's such an interesting subject.



Sometimes a bit too interesting....

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Old 12-17-2018, 03:40 PM   #2
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Fit nicely into the upcoming Afghanistan Map.
Worth noting they flew from Kiev class cruisers not the Kuznetsov.
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Old 12-17-2018, 03:42 PM   #3
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Razbam, please ignore this and similar threads.
Thank you
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Old 12-17-2018, 03:44 PM   #4
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I don't know why or how but I have a big interest for this aircraft.

Also, it would fit the Caucasus map very well because the aircraft-carrier/missile-cruiser Kiev was based in Crimea and the Yak-38 was designed to operate from this class of ship.



And the ship is a gorgeous cold war contraption
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Old 12-17-2018, 05:06 PM   #5
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As a bot - maybe. Flyable - hell no. Its a useless coffin.
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Old 12-17-2018, 08:55 PM   #6
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I would get it, its pretty unique, yes, useles AF, but interesting anyway
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Old 12-17-2018, 09:12 PM   #7
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I'd prefer an aircraft that was actually capable of doing something
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Old 12-17-2018, 09:53 PM   #8
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+1 would buy it for some cammanist svtols
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Old 12-17-2018, 09:57 PM   #9
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While I think it would be cool, there is laundry list of other aircraft that I'd rather see first.
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Old 12-17-2018, 10:57 PM   #10
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YaK-38 was very controversial craft, in most situations Ka-27 was more effective and universal.

There are more interesting Soviet aircrafts, which still was not released.

So... yea, Razbam, pls ignore threads like this..
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