Air Power The Cold War

Warsaw Pact aircraft

Ilyushin IL-28 Beagle
The Mis-named MiG
The MiG-15 'Fagot' out-turned, out-climbed and had a higher service ceiling than the North American F-86K Sabre. It's original NATO reporting name was "Falcon" - it would be interesting to get the story behind changing the name from that of a 'Bird of Prey' to a 'block of wood' ! - MiG-15 'Fagot'
Mikoyan Gurevich MiG-19S FARMER
Sukhoi Su-11 'Fishpot'
Tupolev Tu-16 'Badger'
Tupolev Tu-142 'Bear'
Yakovlev Yak-28P 'Firebar'
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