Mig-3 Aces of World War 2

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    The MiG-1/3 family of fighters was built to satisfy a Soviet Air Force requirement for an advanced, fast, high-altitude fighter. Entering service in the spring of 1941, the problematic MiG-1 had its handling issues rectified with the hasty production of the MiG-3. Many of these were destroyed on the ground when the Germans launched Operation Barbarossa. Nevertheless, enough examples survived to allow pilots such as Stepan Suprun and Aleksandr Pokryshkin to claim a number of victories in the type. This book tells the complete story of the men who made ace in the first examples of the famous MiG fighter.

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    Number of Pages: 96
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9781849084420 / Ebook - ISBN: 9781780960296
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    Listed in: Second World War, Air forces & warfare, Military aircraft
    Publisher: Osprey Publishing

    Books by Dmitriy Khazanov

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