In Russia, Supersonic Planes Can Be Found In Your Backyard

Published October 20, 2014
Updated October 8, 2014
Published October 20, 2014
Updated October 8, 2014

Abandoned Supersonic Plane Russia

OK, so two caveats: it’s an abandoned supersonic TU-144, and it’s part of the Sinsheim Auto & Technik Museum, not a backyard per se. Like the Concorde, this supersonic plane’s use was short-lived, as the plane underwent a violent dive, eventually crashing, destroying 15 homes and killing 14 people total.

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