IAR 80 Will Fly Again. The Sky Legend Association’s Project

IAR 80

In November 1936, the Romanian Aeronautical Industry – IAR proposed to the Ministry of Air and Navy the project of a completely metallic, low-wing, monoplane fighter. It was the “birth” act of what would become to be known as the IAR 80 fighter. Two and a half years later, on April 4th, 1939, the maiden […]

Azur-Frrom IAR-81. 1:32 scale model review

IAR-81C Azur Frrom 1:32

Short history Romania’s Aeronautical Industry answer for the need of a modern low-wing fighter was IAR-81. When it entered service it was a very modern plane that could easily stand side by side with other planes such as the Me – 109, Hawker Hurricane, P-40, etc. 450 were built in two versions: IAR-80 and IAR-81. […]