Accession Number : AD0649493

Title :   ON THE LONGEST AIR ROUTE,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Smirnov,G.

Report Date : AUG 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : Regular passenger service with TU-104s has been started between the two most important seaports in the USSR. With respect to length, this air route is the greatest in the Soviet Union. On the morning of May 23rd, the first group of passengers took off on a TU-104 from Vladivostok to Leningrad. They arrived at their destination the same day. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CIVIL AVIATION, USSR), AIRPORTS, AVIATION PERSONNEL

Subject Categories : Commercial and General Aviation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE