RPR-44001 1/144 Mikoyan MiG-19S Soviet Fighter model kit
MiG-19 (NATO code-name Farmer) was the first serial supersonic aircraft. Its creation process let Soviet aviation industry to gain a leading position in the world. The fighter was virtually superior to its main rival N.A. F-100 Super Sabre. Pilots liked MiG-19's high manoeuvrability and power-to-weight ratio.
The MiG-19 family took part in many local conflicts around the world. China inaugurated the MiG-19 serial production and originated several offshoots. Despite of being obsolete by 1970s the fighter was remained in service at many countries of Asia and Africa.
Russian Project 1/144 Mikoyan MiG-19S Soviet Fighter model kit. Pic.1