HISTORY

Checking the state of CCCP-77115 - May 31, 2006



 Pictures Copyright Victor Khodko-2006 



The beautiful old lady has a visit.

 
 
The group of visitors arrives for the review.


A long stair for a really high aircraft.


Nose raised.

 
The left wing from both boarding doors.


Vertical stabilizer.


A view of the plane from the forward landing gear.

The titanium cover of left engines is missing.


Flight Engineer Seleverstov, flew every single TU-144 built.

Passenger cabin with seats configuration of 2+3.


Pressure release valve.


The rear cargo bay holds avionics.

Flight engineer's panel.



 Pictures Copyright Pavel Adzhigildayev-2006 


 
Victor poses outside the last TU-144 built.


Applying full power to four engines, ready to take off!


Victor touches the wingtip, note the huge elevon behind him.