C/n 96007600, No. 7600, 11. Pułk Lotnictwa Myśliwskiego, Mierzęcice, Poland, early 90´
The aircraft with a production number 96007600 was handed over to the Polish Air Force in December 1975, it was then
sent to the 34th Pułk Lotnictwa Myśliwskiego at Gdynia-Babie Doły Base. It then served by other squadrons. From May 13th,
1989 it was used by 2nd Eskadra Lotnictwa Myśliwskiego, located at Mierzęcice Air Base. The 2nd ELM used the plane until
October 1998. In 1999, the aircraft was sold to the USA, where it could have been seen untill its heavy damage caused by
the hurricane in the autumn 2008 in Texas Lone Star Flight Museum in Galveston.
MiG-21MF No. 7600 was painted in aluminium paint with Polish national insignia on the aft surfaces and on the undersides
of the wing. The nose of the aircraft had a 2nd ELM sign; its smaller version was painted on the vertical stabilizer. There is an
11th PLM sign behind the red number 7600.
INFO Eduard - June 2018