Towed target KT-04 - Kunovice, Czech Republic
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61
N 49° 02.120 E 017° 27.494
33U E 679666 N 5434295
Quick Description: Towed target KT-04 in Kunovice Aviation Museum
Location: Zlínský kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 2/11/2019 11:17:12 AM
Waymark Code: WM102CW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK
Views: 17

Long Description:
Kunovice Aviation Museum was founded in 1970 by members of the Moravian Aeroclub, Alois Hrácek and Jirí Marek. Initially it was built as a museum or cooperative aircraft produced in a factory in Kunovice (visit link) .

The air museum at Kunovice focuses its exhibition primarily on aircraft built by the Let company (visit link) , which has its headquarters at the Kunovice airport (visit link) . Let was originally established as a branch of the Prague based Avia company in 1936 assigned to do maintenance on Avia built aircraft. Let came into its own as a manufacturer in the 1950s initially by producing designs of other companies.
The museum’s collection also includes a selection of former Czechoslovak air force aircraft including MiG-15, MiG-19 and MiG-21 fighter jets as well as Sukhoi Su-7 attack aircraft, a Mil Mi-4 helicopter and two variants of the Avia Av-14 transport, the Av-14 being the Czech license built version of the Illyushin Il-14.


The towed target KT-04 was part of the L-39 training complex. It was towed by the L-39V (visit link) . The target is all-metal with a self-supporting wing.

The parameters of KT-04
length: 4.9 m
span: 5.3 m
height: 1.2 m
load area: 3 m2
take-off weight without chassis: 110 kg

Source and more information: (visit link)
(visit link)
Type of Aircraft: (make/model): Towing target KT-04

Construction:: original aircraft

Location (park, airport, museum, etc.): Kunovice Aviation Museum

inside / outside: outside

Access restrictions:
https://www.museum-kunovice.cz/muzeum/otviraci-doba2/


Tail Number: (S/N): Not listed

Other Information:: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Photo of aircraft (required - will be interesting to see if the aircraft is ever repainted or progress if being restored)
Photo of serial number (required unless there is not one or it is a replica)
Photo(s) of any artwork on the aircraft (optional but interesting)

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