It was always one of my spotters objectiv to actually see a flying Bear... Done.. and twice on the same day :-) :-)
Giant An-22 gets a cleaning by a female volunteer. Note the absence of any security straps, just free climbing on an Antonov.
leader of flying group 'Golden Eagles' ('Berkuty')
freshly repainted. The Myasishchev M-17 "Mystic" (Ram-M) high-altitude aircraft is the Soviet equivalent of the U-2