Russia - Air Force Ilyushin Il-86VKP RA-86147
Image ID: 64795
Operator: Russia - Air Force - RA-86147
Aircraft: Ilyushin - Il-86VKP
Airport: Russia - Moscow - Vnukovo (VKO / UUWW)
Category: Main database
Photo taken on 2009-8-19 by Bob Logan [Contact]
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(5.10.2009, 18:24 CET)
Vozdooshniy Komanndniy Poonkt - (airborne command post) is Russia's counterpart to the Boeing E-4B NEACP (National Emergency Airborne Command Post). It is meant to fly the the President of Russia and/or surviving authority figures and highest ranking members of the Russian government to safety in the event of all-out nuclear war.