Top 5 articles on Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17 Fresco

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Mig alley

by Robert Royes on March 7, 2016 in Aviation -- 9 Comments

Just in case you thought all I did was navy stuff. Some hot and cold war Migs. Mig 27 Hasegawa. Mig-21 Lindberg/imc. Mig -19 KP, Mig-17 Hasegawa. Mig-15UTI KP. SA-2 Flying telephone pole Gran’ Ltd? One note , You really […]


Hobbycraft 1/48 scale Mig-17

by Ramon R. Lomeli on July 16, 2015 in Aviation -- 31 Comments

Hello! So here is my Hobbycraft MiG-17. I bought this kit waaaay back in 1993 while I was in Virginia for AIT. I have been carrying it around with me ever since, and finally started it this past spring. If […]


Soviet NMF Jets

by Craig Abrahamson on June 1, 2013 in Aviation -- 10 Comments

This family of Russian aircraft includes the Mig-17, Mig-19 and Mig-21. They are all Trumpeter 1/32nd scale and are all finished with varying shades of Model Master “Buffable Metalizer” in the rattle cans, followed by a brushed-on coat of Future/Pledge […]

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Hobby Boss 1/48 MiG-17F

by Gary Brantley on April 13, 2013 in Aviation -- 12 Comments

This was my first Hobby Boss kit. I started in earnest last fall and hit the first “snag” soon after. I had to repaint the seat several times to get the effect I wanted and stopped construction for several weeks. […]

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1/48 Hasegawa F-8E MiG-killer

by Drew Tarter on March 22, 2013 in Aviation -- 5 Comments

Here’s one of my collection of US Navy MiG-killers, a 1/48 Hasegawa F-8E Crusader. I finished it in the markings of ‘Nickel 103’, an F-8E from VF-211 off USS Hancock, flown by Cmdr. Hal Marr. He shot down a MiG-17 […]