Okb Mig: A History of the Design Bureau and Its Aircraft



This is the complete, comprehensive history of the famous Mikoyan Design Bureau, from its establishment in 1939 to the present day. Every aircraft type developed by the Mikoyan OKB is covered in detail, with descriptions of all known versions and a wealth of recently declassified data. Line drawings are included for each major type, illustrating the difference between the versions, and there are also representative color side views and specification tables allowing the performance of different versions to be compared. Production figures and information on MiG aircraft operated abroad are also included. The book contains an impressive array of previously unpublished photographs, which will delight all fans of Russian aviation. Signed by Vitaly Ivanovich Popkov Vitaly Ivanovich Popkov was a Soviet fighter pilot in the Second World War, an ace credited with 41 victories and a two-time Hero of the Soviet Union.

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