The MiG-28 appeared on-screen in the movie Top Gun. The US Navy has a division which liases with movie productions and in this case they sprayed T-38 Talons with black paint.


The black paint - not intended to be a permanent coating - peeled off in streaks during the movie shoot and had to be re-applied after each take.

T-38 Talon at the Federation of American Scientists

MiGMan thanks Chinofor his photo taken at the Great New England Air Show at Westover ARB, August 2000.

The fictional MiG-28