The MiG-21(NATO code name Fishbed) is one of the most successful jet fighters ever made. It entered service in the late 1950's and was still being made in the 1980's and has been used by 50 different Air Forces in the world. Over 11000 were made and some are still in active service. The MiG 21 is supersonic, some versions are capable of Mach 2. It can carry a wide range of bombs and rockets for ground attack and air to air missiles for the fighter role as well as an internal cannon.
Eduard are a Czech based manufacturer famed for the model accessories. They have in the last few years released a successful range of kits.
This set contains two MiG-21MF kits with Eduard's usual mask and etch. It also comes with a book (in Czech) and decals for 39 different Czech MiG-21's.