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New MiG-41 aircraft based on the MiG-31 "Foxhound" may be developed by Russia

According to a report in Russian Aviation, a new MiG-41 aircraft may be developed that is based on the MiG-31 fighter-interceptor, a representative of the Russian State Duma Defense Committee, deputy Alexander Tarnaev, told journalists during a briefing at the Cultural Center of the Russian Armed Forces. 348 more words

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Azerbaijan to modernize its Air Force's high-speed MiG-25 "Foxbat" interceptors

APA reports quoting military forces that the modernization program of disused military aircraft will be implemented at the Aircraft Repair Plant of Azerbaijan.

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Big MiG-25 Reveal Fails to Impress

The MiG-25 Foxbat was the Soviet Union’s response to the North American XB-70 Valkyrie.  The Valkyrie, an awesome, super-sized, six-engined beauty, was designed as a high-altitude Mach-3 bomber that could carry a large payload deep into enemy territory.  495 more words

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MiG-31 Foxhound: The Foxbat's Big Little Brother

Let’s talk airplanes, and let’s be brief about it.

War, whether it’s hot or Cold, seems to make for really rapid advances in technology.  We’ve seen that in our discussions of the… 563 more words

"I Christen Thee Eagle..."

It’s nice to be back home after an exhausting “vacation”.  A missed flight, lost luggage, and some doofus who dinged up our rental car (thank God for the $40 we spent on insurance) made the down time more stressful, but our time in Seattle was still pretty good. 441 more words

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