All posts tagged “Cold War

Saab 35 Draken fighter jet aircraft poster

Saab 35 Draken

The Saab 35 Draken was developed during the 1940s and 1950s to replace Sweden’s first generation of jet-powered fighter aircraft and features a unique double delta wing. Developed in Sweden, the Draken was introduced into service with the Swedish Air Force in 1960. Advertisements

Sukhoi Su-27 Flanker print

Sukhoi Su-27 Flanker

The Sukhoi Su-27 Flanker is a twin-engine supermaneuverable fighter aircraft intended as a direct competitor for the large United States fourth-generation fighters such as the Grumman F-14 Tomcat and F-15 Eagle.

Mig-25 Foxbat jet aircraft print

Mikoyan MiG-25 Foxbat

The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-25 Foxbat is a supersonic interceptor and reconnaissance aircraft that was among the fastest military aircraft to enter service. It was designed by the Soviet Union’s Mikoyan-Gurevich bureau and is one of the few combat aircraft built primarily using stainless steel.