‘FOXHOUND’ TURNS SATELLITE-KILLER

SPECIAL REPORT // MIG-31

A MiG-31 is apparently testing Russia’s new anti-satellite missile — and more jets have been adapted to carry the weapon.

MiG-31BM ‘81 Blue’ carrying the apparent new anti-satellite weapon during a sortie from Zhukovsky on September 14, 2018.
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PHOTOS TAKEN ON September 14, 2018 show Russian Aerospace Forces MiG-31BM ‘81 Blue’ carrying what looks like a mock-up of a new anti-satellite (ASAT) weapon. The heavy interceptor was noted during a sortie from Zhukovsky airfield, outside Moscow.

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