Mikoyan MIG-29A Fulcrum Fighter Aircraft "906th FR, USSAR Force" Russian Air Force (1997) "Air Power Series" 1/72 Diecast Model by Hobby Master
- Brand new 1/72 scale diecast model of Mikoyan MIG-29A Fulcrum Fighter Aircraft "906th FR, USSAR Force" Russian Air Force (1997) "Air Power Series" die cast model by Hobby Master.
- Brand new box.
- Detailed exterior.
- True-to-scale detail.
- 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-29A Fulcrum, operated by the 906th Fighter Regiment of the Russian Air Force in 1997, is part of the lineage of one of the most iconic Soviet aircraft families. The MIG-29 series was initially designed to counter Western counterparts, such as the American F-15 and F-16, during the Cold War. Throughout the 1990s, the MIG-29A evolved from its primary role as an air superiority fighter to a versatile multi-role platform, capable of ground attack missions. This specific variant, representing the 906th Fighter Regiment, was a key element of Russia's air defense posture, safeguarding the country's airspace during a period of geopolitical shifts and regional tensions. While not directly involved in major conflicts in 1997, its presence ensured Russia's ability to respond swiftly to emerging threats.
The 1:72 scale model of the MIG-29A Fulcrum, adorned with the markings of the 906th Fighter Regiment, serves as a vivid historical tribute to this era of military aviation. It allows enthusiasts to appreciate the significance of this aircraft in the context of its time, the evolution of Russian airpower, and the skilled pilots who operated it. Displaying this meticulously crafted model honors the legacy of the MIG-29A, reminding us of the role it played in maintaining stability and contributing to the rich tapestry of military aviation history.