Zlin Z-37 Čmelák OH-CMB
"Bumblebee" photographed on 25 June 2012 in the Finnish Aviation Museum at Vantaa, Finland.
This is an agricultural aircraft, manufactured in Czechoslovakia and mainly used as a cropduster, with a 320 hp engine. The first flight of the prototype took place in 1963. Alogether 713 were buuilt, in various versions. Finland acquired two in 1968 for forestry work, but this aircraft was damaged beyond repair in a forced landing in 1980. The fuselage was restored between 1998 and 2001, and the wings between 2011-2012.
Picture added on 05 November 2012 at 08:20