This new decal sheet from Linden
Hill Decals is the first
in their series dedicated to the MiG-23and it's many variants. 'Brother in
Arms 1' covers the Warsaw pact era early service history of the MiG-23M and MF
from 1976 through to the recognized end of the Cold War in 1991.
This decal sheet
features 9 different MiG-23 from 5 different countries including the Soviet
Union, Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania and Poland. You get a wonderful variety
of camo schemes.
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included on this decal sheet include the following:
"Yellow 49" with the 787th
IAP, Group of Soviet Forces in Germany, Eberswalde-Finow AB, Brandenburg,
GDR in 1976.
"Blue 02" with the 152nd
IAP PVO, Ak-Tepe AB, Turkestan Military District, USSR in 1978.
"Blue 92" with the 5th
"Berlinskii" GvIAP, Group of Soviet Forces South,
Sarmellak-Zalavar AB, Hungary in 1989.
"Red 870" with the 18th
IBAP, Dobroslavtzy AB, Bulgaria
"Red 08" with the 1st
Squadron, 47th Fighter Wing, Papa AB, Hungary in the mid-1980's.
"Red 04" with the 'Stromfeld
Aurel' Home Defense Fighter Wing, Papa AB, Hungary in 1990.
"Red 222" with the 1st
Squadron, 57th Air Group, Mihail Kogalniceanu AB, Romania
"Red 117" with the 28th
PLM, Slupsk, Poland, in 1989.
"Red 121" with the 28th
PLM, Slupsk, Poland, in 1990.
The 5 pages of
instructions include 3 view colour profiles of each jet showing the layout of
the camo schemes.
Some history in included for some of the MiG-23s on this decal sheet.
Colours are called out in AKAN paint #'s as well as the approx. FS #.
Hill Decals are experts when it comes to markings
for Soviet built aircraft and this decal sheet is another in a long line of top
quality decals from Linden
Hill Decals. This
sheet gives you some very exciting camo and markings choices for the 1/32
I would like to
Hill Decals for providing
me with this review sample. You can buy this decal sheet directly from the
Hill Imports website.