Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

The museum of aviation in Monino, Moscow region is constantly supported by volunteers who considerably contribute to preservation of old vehicles. Let’s see what they did in May-June, 2014.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Po-2 stands in a hangar waiting for its transportation to Rostov.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Il-10M and Vertol 44C under restoration.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

The area where they work is hazardous, broken glass may fall on heads.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

On a wing of Il-10M.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Washing procedure.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

The hangar has become more spacious.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

They move planes by means of a KrAZ. Its constant repair is a headache for the guys.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Restoration of Yak-17.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Model of the gun for destruction of reconnaissance aerostats.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Much more equipment in the hangar is waiting for restoration.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Tyres for Tu-95.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

New ones.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

For pumping Su-24M wheels lots of operations are required.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

And much equipment.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

The generator stalled all the time so they had to stretch the cable from the closest light tower.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

ZiL washing.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Couches of Tu-144 need some cleaning after wintertime spent in the hangar.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Mirror frames were specially made to replace the lost ones.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

The racks have been painted.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Models of thermoses are gifts of the plane.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Small details: socket of internal communication.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Oxygen valve.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Sink hidden under the stairs.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Lower deck kitchen.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Big baggage compartment.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Long-haul airliner inside.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Front glass of the Tu-144 cab.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Mi-26.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Mi-6PZH, Mi-1, Mi-2.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Airborne command post Mi-6AYA.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Mi-10K.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Flying crane.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Mi-4.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Yak-25.

Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes

Yak-25 – they have been trying to turn it into a battle-plane.

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4 thoughts on “Volunteer Restoration For Old Planes”

  1. According to online source, that Boeing Vertol V44 (N74056) was once used by Brezhnev and/or Kruschev. I hope they can restore it to a nice condition – it’s already 67 years old.

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