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14/01/1950 The first prototype of the MiG-17 makes its maiden flight

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Randy Ball MIG-17 Demo- 2014 MCAS Cherry Point Airshow

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Evening Aftertburner MiG 17 at Oshkosh

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2011 Gathering of Eagles XV Air Show Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17 Fresco Sunday flight

It was a high-subsonic fighter aircraft produced in the USSR from 1952 and operated by numerous air forces in many variants. It is an advanced development of the very similar appearing MiG-15 of the Korean War. It proved to be effective against the more modern supersonic fighters of the United States in the Vietnam War.
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    • Design and development 

    • Operational history 

    • Other MiG-17 users 

    • Variants 

    • Operators