Main page "Colours ot the MiG-29 (Fulcrum)"
Revised: February 2018
Polska Rzeczpospolita Ludowa (People's Republic of Poland) until end of 1989
In service since 1989
1989-1990: 12 MiGs from USSR (9 x 9-12A + 3 x 9-51)
December 1995 - January 1996: 10 MiGs from Czech Republic = 9 x 9-12A + 1 x 9-51
Since 1997 overhauls in Poland, in Bydgoszcz, at Wojskowe Zakłady Lotnicze nr 2 (Military Air Works no. 2)
2003-2004: 22 MiGs from Germany (18 x MiG-29G + 4 x MiG-29GT)
2013-2014: 16 MiGs from Mińsk were slightly upgraded (electronic equipment, digital communication systems).
Mińsk Mazowiecki since 1989
Malbork (airfield Królewo) since 2004
Since 2008 some MiGs were in museums (Warsaw, Kraków) and other sites (military academy in Dęblin, repair factory in Bydgoszcz, high school in Chełm).
1989/1990 batch from USSR (1st squadron of 1st Regiment, later 1st Tactical Squadron, now 23rd Base)
July 1989: 65 66 67 70
1995/1996 batch from Czech Republic (2nd squadron of 1st Regiment, later 1st Tactical Squadron, now 23rd Base)
2003/2004 batch from Germany (41st Tactical Squadron, now 22nd Base)
2004-2007 German MiGs were overhauled in Bydgoszcz (15 aircraft: 4101 4103 4104 4105 4110 4111 4112 4113 4115 4116 4118 4120 4121 4122 4123) except MiGs in ICAO-II standard (probably were used as source of spare parts).
|Camouflage and painting||
|Special painting "Kosynierzy Warszawscy" (Warsaw Scythemen)||
"Kosynierzy Warszawscy" (Warsaw Scythemen)
First MiG with historic emblem of so called Kosciuszko's Squadron was MiG-29UB #15, second MiG-29 #56, painted in 2009.
Since June 2012 Robert Gretzyngier and Wojciech Matusiak, members of Fundacja Historyczna Lotnictwa Polskiego, paint on MiGs portraits of historical commanders (two portraits of the same person on each MiG) of 7th Escadrilla, 111th Squadron and Squadron 303 (the last one famous from Battle of Britain).
|1918-2018 100th anniversary||
Between November 2013 and November 2014 16 aircraft from Mińsk were slightly upgraded in WZL-2 @ Bydgoszcz (electronic equipment, digital communication systems)
Since May 2014 overhauled aircraft are painted in new scheme similar to Polish F-16 (also overhauled Su-22M4 and Su-22UM3).
|Colours of the MiG-29 (МиГ-29).|
Worldwide aircraft Mikoyan & Gurevich MiG-29 (Fulcrum) camouflage and painting schemes
MiG-29 MiG-29S MiG-29UB MiG-29M MiG-29M2 MiG-29UBT MiG-29SD MiG-29N MiG-29NUB MiG-29K MiG-29KUB
MiG-29AS MiG-29G MiG-29GT MiG-29BM MiG-29SM MiG-29SE MiG-29SMT MiG-29UPG MiG-29SMP MiG-29OVT MiG-35
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