The Soviet Transport Database
Soviet Transport Database - Detailed Aircraft Information
Yak-40
Basic typeTupolev SB
Construction No---
Full typeReg / serial / codeOperator / coloursFirst ReportedRemarks
SB 2M-1030202Chinese Air Forcephotoopb 1st Sqn 2nd BG; in olive drab c/s with light blue undersides; usedby pilot Captain Chang Ti-Chin (Zhang Tiqing) to defect from Chungking to Ichang 05oct40 (he then continued via Hankou to Nanking); possibly impressed into the puppet Nanking Air Force
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