Anapa Airport, Black Sea
Tu-154M at Anapa airport - complete with Aeroflot & Continental
(not to confused wth the US Continental AIRLINES) titles.
Apparently RA-85777 is an ex-Bashkirian Airlines Tu-154 and it taxied
out minutes later.
Also on the Anapa ramp, in glorious sunshine, was this Tu-154M of Sibir
....and this Tu-154M of Atlant Soyuz.
Whilst we were there, this Tu-134A-3 of the State Airline 'Rossiya'
.....and disgorged some VIP's.
This Yak-40 belonging to 'Russian Aircraft corporation "MIG" was parked
on the grass....
....as was this An-26B of the Russian Border Guards service - note the
red bands on the rudder and tailplane.
A Yak-42 of Kuban Airlines - in the same livery as the one we had flown
in from Moscow to Krasnodar.
Meanwhile, back at Gelendzhik.......
been fixed and took to the water for its display....
....powered by twin 250hp M-337C piston engine, it proved to be a
This time it had no problems on the ramp!