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The Gribovsky G-11 (Грибовский Г-11) was a Soviet light troop/cargo military glider of World War II. [1]

28 relations: Antonov A-7, Battle of Stalingrad, Belarus, DFS 230, Dnieper, Flap (aeronautics), Gliding flight, Ilyushin Il-4, Kokusai Ku-8, Landing gear, Lepiel, List of aircraft of World War II, Military glider, Mortar (weapon), Moscow, Operation Barbarossa, Polotsk, Ryazan, Shumerlya, Shvetsov M-11, Soviet Air Forces, Soviet partisans, Soviet Union, Tupolev SB, Volgograd, Waco CG-3, World War II, 1941 in aviation.

Antonov A-7

The Antonov A-7 was a Soviet light troop military glider of World War II.

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Battle of Stalingrad

The Battle of Stalingrad (23 August 1942 – 2 February 1943) was a major battle of World War II in which Nazi Germany and its allies fought the Soviet Union for control of the city of Stalingrad (now Volgograd) in Southern Russia, on the eastern boundary of Europe.

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Belarus (Белару́сь, tr.,; bʲɪlɐˈrusʲ), officially the Republic of Belarus, is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe bordered by Russia to the northeast, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, and Lithuania and Latvia to the northwest.

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DFS 230

The DFS 230 was a German transport glider operated by the Luftwaffe in World War II.

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The Dnieper River is one of the major rivers of Europe (fourth by length), rising near Smolensk, Russia and flowing through Russia, Belarus and Ukraine to the Black Sea.

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Flap (aeronautics)

Flaps are devices used to alter the lift characteristics of a wing and are mounted on the trailing edges of the wings of a fixed-wing aircraft to reduce the speed at which the aircraft can be safely flown and to increase the angle of descent for landing.

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Gliding flight

Gliding flight is heavier-than-air flight without the use of thrust; the term volplaning also refers to this mode of flight in animals.

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Ilyushin Il-4

The Ilyushin Il-4 (Cyrillic Илью́шин Ил-4, NATO reporting name: "Bob"Gunston 1995, p. XXX.) was a Soviet World War II bomber aircraft, widely used by the Soviet Air Force (VVS, Voenno-Vozdushnye Sily).

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Kokusai Ku-8

The Kokusai Ku-8-II (Kokusai Type 4 Special Transport Glider) was a Japanese military glider used during the Second World War.

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Landing gear

Landing gear is the undercarriage of an aircraft or spacecraft, and is used in both takeoff and landing.

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Lepel (Ле́пель Lepiel; Lepel; Ле́пель) is a town located in the center of the Lepiel Raion (district) in the Vitebsk Province of Belarus near Lepiel Lake.

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List of aircraft of World War II

The List of aircraft of World War II includes all the aircraft used by those countries which were at war during World War II from the period between their joining the conflict and the conflict ending for them.

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Military glider

Military gliders (an offshoot of common gliders) have been used by the military of various countries for carrying troops and heavy equipment (see Glider infantry) to a combat zone, mainly during the Second World War.

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Mortar (weapon)

A mortar is a weapon that fires explosive projectiles known as (mortar) bombs at low velocities, short ranges, and high-arcing ballistic trajectories.

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Moscow (or; a) is the capital and the largest city of Russia with 12.2 million residents within the city limits and 16.8 million within the urban area.

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Operation Barbarossa

Operation Barbarossa (German: Unternehmen Barbarossa) was the code name for Nazi Germany's invasion of the Soviet Union during World War II, which began on 22 June 1941.

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Polotsk (Polatsk, По́лацк, По́лоцк, Połock) is a historical city in Belarus, situated on the Dvina River.

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Ryazan (a) is a city and the administrative center of Ryazan Oblast, Russia, located on the Oka River southeast of Moscow.

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Shumerlya (Шу́мерля; Çĕмĕрле, Şĕmĕrle) is a town in the Chuvash Republic, Russia, located on the right bank of the Sura River on the Nizhny Novgorod–Ulyanovsk highway.

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Shvetsov M-11

The Shvetsov M-11 is a five-cylinder air-cooled radial aircraft engine produced in the Soviet Union between 1923 and 1952.

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Soviet Air Forces

The Soviet Air Forces (r, literally "Military Air Forces") was the official designation of one of the air forces of the Soviet Union.

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Soviet partisans

The Soviet partisans were members of a resistance movement that fought a guerrilla war against the Axis occupation of the Soviet Union during World War II.

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Soviet Union

The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (a) abbreviated to USSR (r) or shortened to the Soviet Union (p), was a Marxist–Leninist state on the Eurasian continent that existed between 1922 and 1991.

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Tupolev SB

The Tupolev ANT-40, also known by its service name Tupolev SB (Скоростной бомбардировщик – Skorostnoi Bombardirovschik – "high speed bomber"), and development co-name TsAGI-40, was a high speed twin-engined three-seat monoplane bomber, first flown in 1934.

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Volgograd (p), formerly Tsaritsyn, 1589–1925, and Stalingrad, 1925–1961, is an important industrial city and the administrative center of Volgograd Oblast, Russia.

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Waco CG-3

The Waco CG-3A was a US light troop military glider of World War II.

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World War II

World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.

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1941 in aviation

This is a list of aviation-related events from 1941.

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Gribovski G-11, Gribovski G-29, Gribovski G-30, Gribovsky G-11M, Gribovsky G-29, Gribovsky G-30.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gribovsky_G-11

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