Aviation Photo #2220984: Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-31BM - Russia - Air Force


Photo 4,260 of 4,263 by Steve Brimley
  • Max FoxbatRU Bryansky - Russian APT
    Russia - Air Force
    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-31BM
    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-31
    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-31
    Mikoyan-Gurevich
    RF-90892
    95 blue
    Savasleyka
    Russia
    January 2013
  • 171

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#2220984
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February 01, 2013
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MiG-31BM take-off! The new modernised Foxhound for the Air Forces of Russia.
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Comments (4)

Anonymous
3 years ago
Is this an IRST in front of front wheel door?
Anonymous
3 years ago
Yes. It is infrared search and tracking (IRST) system in a retractable undernose fairing. Fx.
Anonymous
3 years ago
Looks like brand new. Nice photo ! Greets from Poland.
Anonymous
3 years ago
Not new because production of the MiG-31 stopped in the early 1990's. But surely the airframe and engines have passed through a deep overhaul, apart from upgrades mostly in the electronics.