"Le Bourget" 2007. AVIONEWS Flash (6): Syria is preparing to receive five Russian MiG
Paris, France - From Foxbats to Foxhound
(WAPA) - Russia is preparing the delivery to Syria of five interceptor fighter planes modernized and renewed MiG-31E Foxhound.
Damascus' government will change its old MiG-25 Foxbats with the new Foxhound. The first roll-out of the last MiG-31 is happened in 1994, anyway all the aircraft have been modernized as MiG-31BM, with Niip Zaslon-M Pesa radar and Vympel R-37 long-range air-to-air missiles. (Avionews)