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MCHs Rossii - Ministry for Emergency Situations
Ilyushin IL-62M
Cleveland - Hopkins International (CLE/KCLE)
USA - Ohio, August 7, 2003
Chuck Slusarczyk Jr.
Registration/Serial No. | Remarks & Notes
RA-86570 (cn 1356344) IL-62M of the Russian Ministry for Civil Aid and Protection, in Cleveland in support of the Azerbaijan Government who's ailing leader, President Geidar Aliev was undergoing emergency surgery for congestive heart failure and kidney problems at the Cleveland Clinic (where he had bypass surgery in 1999.) He passed away in Cleveland shortly thereafter. ( This is the only IL-62 I've seen in Cleveland in my 45 years.) August 7, 2003

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