Aircraft Profiles
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17 - Part III
The MiG-17 was designed as a replacement for the MiG-15 by the Soviet Mikoyan-Gurevich bureau. Production started in 1951, and improvements and new versions continued until 1958.

The MiG-17 had the same engine as the MiG-15, and the MiG-17F had the Klimov VK-1F engine with afterburner. Later versions were equipped with radar and missiles P and PF but the vast majority were the Day Fighter versions.

The MiG-17 was armed with 1 x 37 mm cannon, and 2 x 23 mm cannon. It could also carry bombs or fuel tanks on under-wing hard points.
Country of Origin:
MiG-17 - Cambodia
MiG-17 - China
MiG-17 - China
MiG-17 - China
MiG-17 - China
MiG-17 - China
MiG-17 - Congo
MiG-17 - Cuba
MiG-17 - Czech Republic