Lisunov Li-2, HA-LIX / 18433209, Goldtimer Foundation
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Construction Number: 18433209
Code Number: Karman Todor
Model Lisunov Li-2
Operator: Goldtimer Foundation
Airport: Budaors (LHBS), Hungary
Photographer: Miklos Szabo
Date Taken: 07/04/2007
In 1997, under the supervision of the Gold Timer Foundation towed to BudaÃ¶rs for general restoration, giving back the airworthiness, as the 2nd airworthy Li-2 Worldwide. First take-off after restoration September 21 2001. On June 26 2004 the aviation society of the World has lost the other Li-2 (RA-1300K), leaving HA-LIX the only airworthy of the type remained. HA-LIX seen here in Sunflower livery, later painted into the MALEV colours of her age. Still flying, however unfortunately the only aircraft represents the once legendary Hungarian national carrier, MALEV.