Mikoyan MiG-29 9-13 Fulcrum Fighter Aircraft "Ghost of Kyiv" Ukrainian Air Force "Air Power Series" 1/72 Diecast Model by Hobby Master
- Brand new 1/72 scale diecast model of Mikoyan MiG-29 9-13 Fulcrum Fighter Aircraft "Ghost of Kyiv" Ukrainian Air Force "Air Power Series" die cast model by Hobby Master.
- Brand new box.
- Detailed exterior.
- True-to-scale detail.
- Has opening canopy.
- Includes display stand.
- Officially licensed product.
- Includes missile accessories.
- Manufacturer's original unopened packaging.
- Dimensions approximately Length- 9.5, Wingspan- 6.25 inches.
- Diecast metal and plastic construction for durability and a heavy, realistic feel.
- It is a highly detailed and accurate model, perfect for collectors and enthusiasts of military history.
- Realistic panel lines, antennas, access panels, and surface details for an authentic representation of the real-life airplane.
The MiG-29 Fulcrum, known as the "Ghost of Kyiv" in the Ukrainian Air Force, has a storied history filled with conflict and resilience. This iconic fighter jet has been at the forefront of several key moments in Ukrainian military history. One of the most significant conflicts of modern history where the MiG-29 played a pivotal role was during the Russian-Ukrainian conflict, which began in 2014. The Ukrainian Air Force relied heavily on the MiG-29 to defend its airspace and provide air support for ground forces. The "Ghost of Kyiv" became a symbol of Ukrainian during this challenging period. The addition of extra AGM-88 missiles to the MiG-29 further enhanced its capabilities, allowing it to target and neutralize enemy air defenses. This capability was crucial in the complex and evolving conflict in Ukraine. The MiG-29's role in the ongoing conflict showcases its adaptability and the skill of Ukrainian pilots who continue to operate these aircraft. Now, you can own a meticulously crafted 1:72 scale model, complete with the extra AGM-88 missiles. This is a testament to the courage of Ukrainian pilots and the enduring legacy of the MiG-29 in Ukraine's military history. Whether you're a military history enthusiast or a model collector, it allows you to commemorate the resilience and bravery of those who have flown the "Ghost of Kyiv”.