HISTORY

Liveries
This was the livery in which the TU-144 was presented to the world.
Only the prototype carried it because the aircraft was completely re-designed later.

Year Customer
1968 Tupolev Design Bureau (prototype)
Aircraft Illustration
CCCP-68001
Place and date Picture
Berlin,
June 1971

Copyright Archive Planeboys-1971
Variant Detail
On her maiden flight and followed months the rudder seemed unpainted.