09 April 2020

Ukrainian MiG-29MU2 flies with Kh-29T air-to-surface missile

janes.com

A photo of a Ukrainian Air Force (UAF) MiG-29 fighter flying with a Kh-29T TV-guided air-to-surface missile under its port wing began circulating in the local defence media on 30 March.This confirms reports that Ukraine is flight testing the MiG-29MU2 upgrade of the nation’s already modernised MiG-29MU1 in service since 2009.The Lviv State Aircraft Repair Plant is co-operating with the UAF on the MiG-29MU2 project to turn a Soviet-era fighter into a multi-role aircraft with a modified radar and [...]