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Registration: UNREGISTERED

Construction Number: Unknown

Code Number: Fethi

Model AK-1 Fethi

Operator: Turkish Air Force Museum

Airport: Ankara - Etimesgut (ANK / LTAD), Turkey

Photographer: Steve Darke

Date Taken: 02/09/2014

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One of two AK-1s built in 2001 by TuAF 2nd Air Maintenance Centre to commemorate an ill-fated Bleriot XI flight from Istanbul to Cairo in 1914. Both AK-1s succeeded in reaching Cairo, following the Bleriot XI route. The other, named 'Sadik', is in the TuAF Istanbul museum.

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