MAQ-7239 1/72 Sukhoi Su-9 Soviet interceptor fighter model kit
The Su-9 prototype was thew T-3 experimental aircraft that had its maiden flight on May 26, 1956. About 1,000 Su-9s and a number of training two-seaters were produced until 1962. The Su-9 was added into the Soviet Air Defence Service inventory in October 1960 and remained in service until the end of 1970s. About 30 air regiments were armed with Su-9, including 3 regiments in Moscow Air Defence Region. The Su-9 took part in the U-2 USAF reconnaissance aircraft interception.
Maquette 1/72 Sukhoi Su-9 Soviet interceptor fighter model kit. Pic.1