7210 ART-model 1/72 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23UB
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For mass retraining for the MiG-23 flight crew required a double version of the fighter. The development of a combat training variant of the MiG-23 was given by a decree of the USSR Council of Ministers in November 1967, the Construction of the prototype of this aircraft began in 1968 and was completed by the end of 1969, the Aircraft received the designation MiG-23УБ (23-51, ed.23U, ed.2U) - double combat trainer version of the MiG-23M with the engine Р27Ф2М-300 with a thrust of 10,000 kgs, without radar and medium-range missiles R-23 (weapons system includes automatic rifle sight ASP-23Д, equipment missile guidance X-23 "Delta-NM" and the shot-method, R-3S and R-13M).
the First flight of the prototype MiG-23UB (23-51/1, tail number 251) was performed on April 10, 1970 test pilot M. M. Komarov. In the same year, the aircraft was put into production at the Irkutsk aircraft factory. Later was created a variant of the MiG-23УМ, structurally close to a MiG-23ML. Serial production of the MiG-23УБ and MiG-23ML was carried out at the Irkutsk aviation plant in 1970-78 years.
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