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Mig 21 .... The supersonic fighter Mig 21 was etched into the collective memory of those we lived in the period of the "Cold War" as the more graphic representation of Soviet air power. Its first flight was in 1956 and give the Soviet Union a massive capacity of flight at Mach 2. The Mig 21 aircraft is a reliable, simple and easy maintenance designed from which 15,000 units were produced. More than any other modern supersonic fighter. These qualities made the Mig 21 great export product. Its maximum speed of 2,230 kilometers per hour and the ability to carry bombs, missiles and rockets, caused many air forces of small countries to have a respectable offensive capability. During the Vietnam War the Mig 21 claimed as victims many US warplanes.