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Mig 21 in Museum of Air Defense-Air Force
Hanoi

The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 (Nato reporting name Fisbed) No. 5121 is MiG-21 F96 model. In the night of 27 December 1972, Pham Tuan, a NVAF pilot claimed a B-52 kill with his air-to-air missile in Hoa Binh. The USAF confirmed that a B-52 had been downed on that date and location, but credited the shoot down to a SAM. This aircraft has been used to shot down eight enemy aircaft (8 stars). The Mig-21 PF-12 No. 4326 has 13 stars.

Copyright: Thang Bui
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Taken: 09/10/2011
Uploaded: 12/10/2011
Updated: 23/03/2015
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This is the historical central area of Hanoi, capital of Hanoi. Hanoi estimated population 3,398,889 (2007), is the capital and second-largest city of Vietnam. From 1010 until 1802, with a few brief interruptions, it was the political centre of an independent Vietnam. It was eclipsed by Huế during the Nguyen Dynasty as the capital of Vietnam, but Hanoi served as the capital of French Indochina from 1887 to 1954. From 1954 to 1976, it was the capital of North Vietnam.