EDK8238 1/48 Mikoyan MiG-21R
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The MiG-21R (Fishbed H) is a second generation MiG-21, compared to the earlier MiG-21F-13, it features a more powerful engine, better avionics, the ability to use both radar guided and heat seeking missiles. The R model was a tactical reconnaissance version with dedicated camera pods but could still carry 2 air to air missile or a limited bombload. It was in production from 1966.
Eduard are a Czech based manufacturer famed for their model accessories. They have in the last few years released a successful range of kits. Their Profipacks contain a kit with several marking options, along with a Colour Zoom etch set, Canopy Mask and a full colour instruction booklet. This kit has highly detailed and features a good selection of ordnance.
There are markings for 5 different planes from the following Air Forces: Cuban, Czech, Polish, Russian and Yugoslavia.