Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21

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Czechoslovak Air Force Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21R Lofting-5.jpg
Czechoslovak Air Force MiG-21R
Role Fichter
Manufacturer Mikoyan-Gurevich OKB
Designer Artem Mikoyan
First flicht 14 Februar 1956 (Ye-2)
Introduction 1959 (MiG-21F)
Status In active service (see leet)
Primar uisers Soviet Air Force
Indian Air Force
Libyan Air Force
Produced 1959 (MiG-21F) tae 1985 (MiG-21bis)
Nummer biggit 11,496[1]
(10,645 produced in the USSR, 657 in Indie, 194 in Czechoslovakie)
Variants Chengdu J-7

The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 (Roushie: Микоян и Гуревич МиГ-21; NATO reportin name: Fishbed) is a supersonic jet fechter aircraft, designed bi the Mikoyan-Gurevich Design Bureau in the Soviet Union.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Gordon, Yefim. MiG-21 (Russian Fighters). Earl Shilton, Leicester, UK: Midland Publishing Ltd., 2008. ISBN 978-1-85780-257-3.