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Offline Flanker.94

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Aero L-39 Albatross
« on: February 02, 2008, 02:15:51 AM »
I have a question about the 39 Albatross. What does the «L» of «L-39» means?
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Re: Aero L-39 Albatross
« Reply #1 on: February 02, 2008, 08:11:43 PM »
Letoun. It's Czech for aircraft/airplane.

Or on second thought could also be letecký, meaning aircraft/airborne/air.
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