Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21

1956 Soviet fighter aircraft family

The MiG-21 Fishbed is a jet aircraft made by Mikoyan. It is a supersonic fighter aircraft and first flew in 1956. It has a delta wing and at least 30 countries used it. More than 10,000 were made, which is more than any other supersonic plane. It fought in the Vietnam War and is still being used today.

A MiG 21 of Polish Air Force