Combat aviation of the USSR: MiG 21. Vadim Zadorozhny’s Museum of Equipment, Russia

Combat aviation of the USSR: MiG 21 was a very maneuverable and light aircraft, which gave it an advantage against the American F-4 Phantom 2 in the Vietnam War. The most mass supersonic aircraft in the world. Took part in various military conflicts. Due to the mass production, had a very  a low cost price. For example, the MiG 21MF was cheaper than the BMP-1.

Vadim Zadorozhny’s Museum of Equipment, Russia

Years of production: 1959-1985

Country of origin: USSR

Issued: 11496 items

Weight: 5.5 t

Speed: 2300 km / h

Ceiling: 17,800 m

Crew: 1 person

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