Following World War II, Soviet government prioritized the establishment of a modern air defense system to protect the homeland against possible air attack by the United States. During the Cold War, the bulk of Soviet air assets were developed and deployed to counter NATO. Today, the composition of the Russian air forces follows the international trend for a decrease in both the total number of aircraft and the number of different aircraft classes.
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Posted Online: Apr 27, 2005
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This quiz deals with fighter jets - the tools for attainment of air superiority. I will show you a photo and provide some details about the jet, you will have to pick it's model from the multiple choices. Enjoy the photos and have fun!
I'll give you a picture of each of the top fifteen aircraft of WWII and you name the aircraft. No Japanese aircraft made the top 15. This is a tough one unless you're an aircraft buff of the highest order.