Aircraft Photo of 0138 | Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19S | Vietnam - Air Force | AirHistory.net
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:0138
Aircraft Original Type:Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19
Aircraft Generic Type:Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19
Aircraft Version:Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19S
Operator / Titles:Vietnam - Air Force
C/n (msn):
Location
City / Airport:Dayton - Wright-Patterson AFB / Wright AFB (closed)Map
Region / Country:Ohio, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: -   IATA: -   Local: DWF   Other: -
Collection:National Museum of the US Air Force
 
Photo Date:18 August 2013
Photo by:Alastair T. GardinerContact
Photo ID: 90548
Photographer's Remark

The MiG-19 was the first Soviet production fighter capable of supersonic speed in level flight. The S-version was equipped with a long range 'Svod' navigation receiver, 30 mm canon and hardpoints uder the wings for bombs or rockets. This example was obtained from the 457th Technical Evaluation Squadron bases at Nellis AFB, NV and went on display at the National Museum of the USAF in Oct. 94.

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