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State Aviation Museum, Kiev

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Tour exhibits of aircraft and Soviet technology at State Aviation Museum, including airplanes, helicopters, and unmanned flying vessels. Opened in 2003, the site is the country's largest museum of aviation technology, allowing you to inspect exhibited engines and weapons. You can see some 70 aircrafts up-close and even enter the cockpits of two of them--an IL-62 airplane and an Mi-8 helicopter. See contraptions from nearly all leading aviation design bureaus of the Soviet Union and view some rare models, including MiG-15UTI and Mi-1M. When you're done exploring, head to the site's bar for refreshment. For State Aviation Museum and beyond, use our Kiev trip itinerary maker to get the most from your Kiev vacation.
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  • Marvelous collection of Soviet built aircraft. Kiev is home to the Antonov Design Bureau some there are some rare Antonov types on display. There are plenty of examples from the other builders as well...  more »
  • There are literary tons of airplanes from Soviet age, and you can even tough it. It was such a special feeling for people from Western Bloc. There is even Yak-38, which is a soviet Harrier copycat, an...  more »
  • A huge exhibition of civilian and military technology. About a dozen vintage aircraft. A great excursion for the whole family.
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  • Awesome selection of airplanes from the former USSR. If you like planes at all, you'll love this place. Even if you don't, you'll still find it interesting. Huge helicopters here too.
  • It is outdoor exhipition so it is better to visit it when the wether is comfortable. Exhibition has a lot of interesting military and civil soviet aircrafts
  • My kids had loved this place. Theter are plety aircrafts over there.
  • Interesting place to visit. You'll see big amount of commercial and military airplanes designed during 20th century.
  • Great collection of soviet aircraft. Some of them are available to visit inside (yes, you can get onboard Tu-154 or Il-62).