Our newest book in the Duke Hawkins series is the first to give you a close-up look at the Mikoyan MiG-31 Foxhound, the fastest operational jet in the world, capable of flying at speeds of up to 3.000 km/h!
This 50 ton intercepter was photographed in detail from every
possible angle, in action on the ground ànd in the air!
Never before seen details are included in this 108 page book, containing some 250 high resolution photographs of Foxhounds from Russia and Kazakhstan.
This book includes detailed photos of long range R-33 and mid-range R-40 missiles.
The MiG-31 is used in some of the most extreme conditions. We even show you action of the interceptor operating over the North Pole.
Fast, rugged, robust, operational in every imaginable weather condition. This book includes some of the most fantastic photos of Kirill Mushak, who lives near one of the airbases from which the MiG-31 Foxhound operates.
Never before seen details of the air intake, exhausts, landing gear, vertical tails, wings, speed brakes and much more. Not only does this book offer you photos of the landing gear, but also of the wheel bays and the fuselage missile rails.
The typical cockpit of the Foxhound is included in great detail. Both the B version and the modernised MiG-31 BM are included! And so much action!!