Extreme And Unusual Aircraft – Ekranoplan the Leviathan!

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Unusual Aircraft For those not in the know, ekranoplans resemble a cross between seaplanes and hydrofoils. Essentially aircraft, they exploit a phenomenon called the wing-in-ground effect, where flying close to a surface gives a winged body extra lift. Extreme And Unusual Aircraft – Ekranoplan the Leviathan! On October 18, 1966, the KM Ekranoplan, Russian for Wing-In-Ground effect vehicle ( WIG)

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