Combat aviation of the USSR: MiG 19. Vadim Zadorozhny’s Museum of Equipment, Russia

Combat aviation of the USSR: MiG 19 is a second-generation fighter developed by the Mikoyan and Gurevich Design Bureau in the early 1950s. Widely used in the air defense of the USSR and was exported to various countries. An ally of the American fighter F-100 Super Sabre, although in Vietnam it was also opposed by the later F-4 Phantom 2. The serial production was established at the factories in Gorky and Novosibirsk.

Vadim Zadorozhny’s Museum of Equipment, Russia

Years of production: 1954-1960

Country of origin: USSR

Weight: 5.2 t

Speed: 1452 km / h

Ceiling height: 15600 m

Crew: 1 person

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