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Trumpeter 1/48 Russian MiG-23M Flogger-B

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Scale: 1/48

$64.95 each

Shipped from BC Canada

3 in stock

The MiG-23 was designed in 1964-66 as a successor to the MiG-21. In addition to a much more powerful engine, the MiG-23s most significant new feature was its variable sweep wing. Like the USAFs swing wing F-111, the sweep of the wings could be changed in flight. Fully spread, this gives a shorter takeoff/landing roll while carrying a heavier weapons load. With the wings fully swept back, the MiG-23 has greater speed. The wing has three sweep settings: 16, 45, and 72 degrees. The prototype first flew in April 1967 and MiG-23s began entering operational service in 1971.
Item No 02853
Item Name Russian MiG-23M Flogger-B
Bar Code 9580208028538
Scale 1:48
Item Type Static Kit
Model Brief Length:365.9 mm Wingspan:290.3 mm
Total Parts 260+
Photo Etched Parts 1 piece
Total Sprues 14 sprues and tail spout
Paint Schemes Czech Air Force
Released Date 2012-06
More Features "Detailed fuselage w/accurate design
Canopy made from clear parts
Wing sweep can be varied
Optional position flaps

By: Trumpeter Models

Added: 2022-03-05


Category: Model Kits - Aircraft