of the African Air Forces series
, this time featuring the following units: Mig-21bis C314, C340, C350 & Mig-21MF C48 Angola; Mig-21MF 224 & 256 Somalia; Mig-21MF U-906 Uganda; Mig-21bis TZ-371 Mali
Additional details for the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 Fishbed
marking / livery:
- Manufactured by Berna Decals in 1/48 scale with reference BD48-79.
- Mainly deployed in different locations in 1976, 1985, 1989 and 1993.
- Includes water slide decals and placement instructions.
- Package measures 160 mm x 250 mm x 1 mm (width x depth x height), weighting 15 g.
The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 is a supersonic jet fighter aircraft, designed by the Mikoyan-Gurevich Design Bureau in the Soviet Union. It was popularly nicknamed "balalaika", from the aircraft's planform-view resemblance to the Russian stringed musical instrument or o?ówek (English: pencil) by Polish pilots due to the shape of its fuselage. Early versions are considered second-generation jet fighters, while later versions are considered to be third-generation jet fighters. Some 50 countries over four continents have flown the MiG-21, and it still serves many nations a half-century after its maiden flight. The fighter made aviation records. At least by name, it is the most-produced supersonic jet aircraft in aviation history and the most-produced combat aircraft since the Korean War, and it had the longest production run of a combat aircraft (1959 to 1985 over all variants)
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