Chinese J-7 Chengdu (MiG-21) in flight
By kjfitz @ 2007-04-17 01:18:26
The Chengdu Jian-7 (export versions F-7) is a People's Republic of China-built fighter jet derived from the Russian Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21. It is still produced today, and serves in the air forces of some nations. It is an upgraded version of the original MiG-21 with more modern avionics and weaponry. It serves mostly as an interceptor in the air forces that operate it.