Ye-152, A.I.Mikoyan/M.I.Gurevich 'Flipper'

Photo (21k) by Ken Duffey (KED@wpo.nerc.ac.uk), 1993; see more at Monino AF Museum Page; This one is Ye-152M painted to look like E-166, according to Alexej Gretchihine.

D
evelopment of the Ye-150, designed to carry the larger K-7 missile on its clipped wing tips. The Ye-152A was fitted with two R-11F engines because the R-15 was unavailable for some time, and was seen in Tushino in 1961, hence the NATO code name.
same aircraft (31k), photographed by Paul Nann;
Ye-152-1/E-166 - modification for record attempts;

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  • Technical data
    Type Ye-152A
    Function fighter
    Year 1959
    Crew 1
    Engines 2* R-11F
    Speed 2500km/h
    Ceiling 21000m
    Range 2300km
    Armament
    Missiles 2*K-7
    Modified March 23, 1996
    by Alexandre Savine;
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