Hobby Master 1/72 Air Power Series
7702, 1st Fighter Air Regiment, Czech Air Force,
Zatec Air Base, 1993
The MiG-29 is a twin-engine supersonic fourth generation air superiority jet fighter developed in
the Soviet Union in the 1970's. The aircraft entered service with the Soviet Air Force in 1983 and
still is in use with them as well as equipping over twenty four other countries over the years. The
NATO designation for the MiG-29 is Fulcrum and it was designed to counter the American F-16
and F-18. The MiG-29 was first seen in the West in 1986. The MiG-29 (9-13) is designated the
MiG-29A 7702 MSN: 2960526377/3902 was received by the Czech Air Force on June 27, 1989
and assigned to the 1 Squadron, 11th Fighter Air Regiment Czechoslovak Air Force at Zatec Air
Base. The MiG-29 didn't last long with the Czech Air Force because in December 1992 7702 was
decommissioned and in December 1995 it and 9 other MiG-29s were sold to the Polish Air Force.
The aircraft was given the number 77 and assigned to 1. elt (tactical aviation sq.) "Warszawa" /
23. blot (AFB) Minsk-Mazowiecki.
General Specifications Mig-29
Manufacturer � Mikoyan Gurevich
Role � Supersonic Multi-Role Jet Fighter
Entered Service � 1983
Production All Variants � 1,600 +
Crew � 1
True 1/72 scale.
Great attention to detail.
All markings are Tampoed (pad applied).
Option to display the model on a stand that is provided.
Model can be shown with the landing gear in the down or up positions.
Optional armament provided, ECM pods.
Canopy can be displayed open or closed.
Pilot figure included.
Extremely heavy metal with a minimum of plastic.