La-5 of Hero of the Soviet Union Georgy Dmitrievich Kostylev.
Anton Dmitrievich Yakimenko, 150th Guards Regiment, 1945.
The commander of the 1st squadron captain Semyon Sibirin congratulates his French counterpart captain albert Littolph with another victory-shot down Fw-189. A month later, on 16 July 1943, albert Littolf would die in a dogfight.
Soldiers inspect the damage sat on the belly of the Yak-7
Ejection of a MiG Pilot.
This unusual sequence of photos, taken by gun camera film of a U.S. Air Force F-86 “Sabre” jet fighter-interceptor shows a Communist MiG-15 pilot abandoning his aircraft after it has been hit by the “Sabre’s” gunfire. The MiG-kill went to 2Lt Edwin E. Aldrin Jr, Montclair, NJ, on May 14, 1950 during a 6-day period which saw Air Force “Sabre” pilots destroy 36 Red MiG jets.
Fighter pilot Antonina Lebedeva. Color by Klimbim.
I-16 type 17, Soviet fighter