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Offline sideshowbob9

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Cold War MiGs
« on: May 19, 2018, 02:26:15 pm »
A well worn MiG I-3U of the Cuban Air Force provides top cover to the missiles at the height of the crisis:

Mikoyan-Gurevich I-3U Cuban AF by Matthew Palmer, on Flickr

https://www.flickr.com/photos/154441512@N06/40410890080/in/dateposted-public/

https://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/russia/i-3u.htm

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Re: MiG I-3U Cuban AF 1962
« Reply #1 on: May 19, 2018, 02:44:25 pm »
Yeah buddy!!   :mellow: :mellow: :mellow:
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Re: MiG I-3U Cuban AF 1962
« Reply #2 on: May 19, 2018, 05:53:27 pm »
Great job on the natural metal finish.  Looks great.
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Re: Cold War MiGs
« Reply #3 on: May 20, 2018, 08:59:07 am »
Thanks!

The Hungarian MiG I-7US responsible for the AMI Piaggio-Douglas RB-66E shootdown incident of '68 is seen a year later on a training sortie.

Mikoyan-Gurevich I-7US Hungarian AF by Matthew Palmer, on Flickr

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Re: Cold War MiGs
« Reply #4 on: May 21, 2018, 07:09:39 am »
Last one. A North Korean I-7US:

Mikoyan-Gurevich I-7US North Korea by Matthew Palmer, on Flickr