With the Soviet Union’s dissolution, even Aeroflot fell apart in 1992 and numerous successor companies were established in the newly re-independent republics. So in 1993, Armenian Airlines with headquarters in Yerevan was founded. It inherited all the airplanes of the former Aeroflot directorate, including two IL-86. Herpa now releases CCCP-86118, manufactured in 1991, in the 1/500 scale. Armenian Airlines operated it with the registration EK-86118 until its bankruptcy in 2003 – it is still in operation today at the successor company Armavia. The model’s landing gear features rubber tires.
MicroMiles Credit: Purchasing this product will give you 22.95 MicroMiles - currently valued at €0.92
Added to our catalog on 27 November, 2008.
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