ICM 1/48 WWII Soviet U2/Po2 Multi-Purpose Aircraft KitICM-48251
One of the most numerous and famous aircraft in world aviation history was the Polikarpov U-2. It was designed as basic training aircraft. The maiden flight was in June 1927. Since the early 30s U-2 became the real “flying deck” for thousands of Soviet pilots.
During WWII U-2s were successfully used, in particular, as liaison and ambulance aircraft.
In 1944 after N.N. Polikarpov's death the plane was renamed Po-2.