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Why the Soviets were proud of their Air Force

RBTH
12 Aug 2020, 16:54 GMT+10

Soviet propaganda did a perfect job in convincing thousands of young enthusiasts to join the ranks of the Air Force, while elevating the profession to national pride.

"Long live Soviet pilots - proud hawks of our Motherland!"

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"Long live the powerful aviation of the socialist country!"

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"Who is strong in the air, is strong in general nowadays" Kliment Voroshilov (Marshal of the Soviet Union)

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"Long live Soviet pilots - proud hawks of our Motherland!"

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"Aerial ramming - a weapon of heroes! Glory to Stalin's hawks - terror of the vultures."

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"Glory to the Soviet Air fleet!"

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"The enemy will not get any mercy!"

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"Glory to the heroes of the Great Patriotic War! Glory to Stalin's hawks!"

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"I am proud of my son!"

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"Glory to Stalin's hawks!"

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"Glory to Stalin's aviation!"

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"Glory to the Soviet people - creators of powerful aviation!"

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"Soviet aviation - pride of the people!"

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"Long live Stalin's aviation!"

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"To fly higher than anybody, further than anybody, faster than anybody."

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"Soviet aviation - pride of the people!"

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"Glory to the Soviet pilots!"

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"Our Motherland - the motherland of aviation!"

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"Day of Soviet Air Force"

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"Be on the alert!"

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