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Academy 1/72 scale Ilyushin Il-2 Shturmovik

By David Anderson
Published: October 7, 2008
The Soviet Union's great combat aircraft, the Ilyushin Il-2 Shturmovik, was highly effective supporting the Red Army against the Germans in "The Great Patriotic War." Germans called the Il-2 "Black Death," as it claimed large numbers of the invaders' tanks, vehicles, artillery, and troops.

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