Mikoyan-Gurevich MIG-21 Variants

Mikoyan-Gurevich MIG-21 Variants

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. This is a list of variants and specifications for variants of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21, which differed considerably between models. Preliminary swept-wing design around the Mikulin AM-5A non-reheated turbojet. Instead of building it, the design was quickly reworked into the Ye-2. Swept-wing prototype with Mikulin AM-9B reheated turbojet, armed with three NR-30 cannon, and could carry one UB-16-57 rocket pod. Fitted with RSIU-4 VHF radio, Uzel IFF interrogator, ARK-5 Amur automatic direction finder with RUP landing approach computer, MRP-48P Dyatel marker beacon receiver, SRO-2 Khrom IFF transponder, Sirena-2 RWR, SRD-1M Radal'-M radar rangefinder linked to an ASP-5N computing gunsight. Ye-2 made its maiden flight on 14 February 1955, but programme was abandoned when Mikulin RD-11 turbojet became available.show more

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  • Paperback | 116 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 181g
  • Flu Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136747286
  • 9786136747286