Russian Mil-28 model comparison

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  1. otftch

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    A few years back testors released a model of the Mi-28 that was pretty much provisional and taken right from released DOD satelite photos. Dml offered a better version after the helicopter was showed by the Soviets at the Paris Air Show. I thought building both and comparing them would be neat. Both are to 1/72 scale. It is surprising to note the differences AND the similarities. Intel may just be a little more effective than I had thought. Something that really struck me was the aircraft number, "32" on the provisional bird and "032" on the real one. Could the Soviets have a sense of humor ? The first five photos are of the testors model, the second five are the DML version and the last two are them together. Enjoy.
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    pretty cool Ed
     
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    Neat work!
     
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    Good stuff Ed.
     
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    Interesting. I have a Russian Stealth fighter on my son's ceiling that was a bogus production. Surely makes you wonder.
     
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    Very cool. Nice builds!!!
     
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    Nice work there Ed.
     
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    Gorgeous choppers, Ed! You rock!
     
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    They look great. Fab comparison.
     
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