With great thanks to our friends at AirshowStuff.com comes news that Warbirds of Delaware will bring their MiG-23 Flogger to the 2016 Thunder Over Michigan! Warbirds of Delaware’s site lists two MiG-23s in their collection. The aircraft is capable of a max speed of Mach 2.35! A third-generation Soviet fighter, the MiG-23 first took flight in 1970 during the Cold War era. Also performing at this year’s Thunder Over Michigan airshow is the Mi-24 Hind Helicopter, the Breitling Jet Team, and the always exciting WWII re-enactment. Other performers will likely be announced soon.
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