Tag: Antonov An-2 Colt

The incredible story of the Air America UH-1D Huey that shot down a North Vietnamese AN-2 Colt biplane
The AN-2 pilot  was forced to reduce the speed and Woods fired an AK-47 rifle from his UH-1D at the cockpit of the Colt which went into a flat spin and crashed The incredible story of the first CIA air-to-air victory. In mid-1967 when Operation Rolling Thunder was underway the bad weather over North Vietnam made difficult to find and strike...
Airshow An-2 crash
The videos seem showing the Antonov An-2 pilot attempting a hard left turn to avoid the public before losing control and hitting the ground Taken on Sep. 2, 2017, the impressive video in this post shows an Antonov An-2 crashing at an airshow in Balashikha near Moscow. As reported by RT, a police spokesman said 'We confirm the crash and that according to...