The MiG-31 Foxhound was a supersonic interceptor is capable of engaging with multiple targets at the same time when it was first introduced. It was nicknamed by NATO as the Flash Dance since it had the ability to look down then Shot Down its opponents. This came from the SBI-16 Zaslon that was a fixed phased ray antenna radar. At its introduction, it was considered the most advanced radar of its kind in the skies. Today’s updated version can engage and destroy up to 24 targets. This Foxhound uses twin Soloview D-30Fg engines to propel it to speed of Mach 2.83 with a climb rate of over 227 yard per second.
This handcrafted model is painted in the same paint scheme as the original and is painstakingly built from Philippine mahogany by our skilled craftsmen. Perfect as a gift for any aviation enthusiast and history buff!