E-166 / Ye-166, A.I.Mikoyan/M.I.Gurevich

(25k) Found long ago at Roy Cochrun's ever changing and never same Page;

Cover designation applied to the Ye-152 modified for a record attempt, with a speed of Mach 2.51.

Record was set on October 7, 1961, when E-166 made 1,482mph in closed 100km course;



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  • E-166 at Virtual Aircraft Museum
  • E-166, Mikoyan-Gurevich
  • Ye-166, Mikoyan-Gurevich
  • Modified March 14, 1996 Back to
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