Antonov KT or A40 'The Flying Tank'

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  1. Bob43

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    Antonov KT or A40 'The Flying Tank' - 1:72 scale. 2/2009


    This 'machine' was a Soviet attempt to allow a tank to glide into a battlefield after being towed aloft by an airplane, to support airborne forces or partisans. A prototype was built and tested in 1942, but was found to be unworkable.
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