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Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 Russian Air Force Model
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 Russian Air Force
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Quick Statistics: Body Length - 17.00 in.[43.20 cm.] • Span - 13.70 in.[34.80 cm.] • Height - 4.70 in.[11.90 cm.]
Scale - 1:40
Era: 1960's • Company: Mikoyan
Related Link: MiG 23 Webpage
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Production approximately 8-10 weeks from date of order confirmation
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Model Specific Information

At one point the backbone of the Soviet air defence force the MiG-23 was produced in large numbers and has been exported to over a dozen countries. This swing-wing fighter was designed between 1961 and 1964 as a multi role fighter to replace the smaller MiG-21. The idea of swing wing aircraft whose wings pivot to allow shorter take off runs and lower speed ground attacks runs while allowing a high speed swept wing configuration has fallen out of fashion. The MiG-23 has a powerful engine which was changed between the prototype and the Flogger-B which was the first production version and although some versions have provision for booster rockets to be attached to the rear to aid take off it can still take off in 900m (2,950ft) which is an excellent figure for such a fast aircraft. One of the most unusual features of this aircraft is its large ventral fin which helps stability needed for accurate ground attacks, this fin is hinged to the right hydraulically for landing. Basic armament consist of a 23mm twin barrel cannon and normally four Air to Air missiles.



Maximum Speed; 1551 mph(2496km/h) Combat Radius; 805 miles(1300km) Service ceiling; 61,000ft (18595m).

General Product Information

Our Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 Russian Air Force Model scale model aircraft exhibits unique, unrivalled quality and detailed design to come as close as possible to the accuracy of the actual plane. It comes standard with a robust , durable base or stand which is available in a variety of different finishes designed to match your own personal requirements including solid wood, wood with polished chrome steel supports or adjustable wood wall mount and will be ready within about 8-10 weeks from placement of order.


The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 Russian Air Force Model model airplane is made of the finest kiln dried renewable mahogany wood (commonly known as Lauan or Meranti) which has undergone many stages of carving and meticulous and careful sanding giving the beautiful finished museum quality masterpiece. Many collectors and model connoisseurs demonstrate their preference for genuine handmade and hand painted mahogany wood models rather than plastic, resin or die cast (diecast) alternatives due to the overall look and totally different feel of the item - we trust you will find the same. Our craftsmen and gifted artisans ensure that our finely handcrafted model airplanes match the precise blueprint details of the original aircraft. The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 Russian Air Force Model model aircrafts paint scheme, markings and parts are closely matched, reflecting the original Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 Russian Air Force Model . This top-quality Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 Russian Air Force Model replica will surely enthral anyone who receives this stylish desktop display as a gift. This Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 Russian Air Force Model model plane is for sure one of the most appropriate and desirably collectable gifts for every aviation enthusiast and avid aircraft collector whilst also displaying a perfect resemblance to the actual Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 Russian Air Force Model.

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