No. 2762. Yakovlev Yak-9UM (N900EA c/n 0470401)
Photographed at Golden West Flyin, Atwater, California, USA, 1998, by Dan Shumaker

Yakovlev Yak-9UM

06/26/2003. Remarks by Johan Visschedijk: "This reproduction was manufactured by Strela (Orenburg, Russia) in 1996, using the original WW II plans and jigs.

The original major upgraded prototype flew November 1943, after initial tests received Klimov VK-107A. Last of 3921 WW II Yak-9U delivered August 1945.

Created June 26, 2003