Why Soviet Pilots Called It “Man-Eater” and “Booze Carrier”: The Tupolev Tu-22 Story (2021) [00:24:00]

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Downward Ejection System. Vodka based cooling unit. Say no more.


This was fantastic. I can imagine the look on NATO faces when, after scrambling to compete with the “state of the art” supersonic bomber that caught them by surprise, they learned about the disaster that was the TU-22


bestest military aviation docu ever.


Omg that downward ejection system actually had me cracking up. A third of the video being dedicated to vodka used in the air conditioning too lmao.


Very entertaining. And kinda terrifying.