MiG-29 in colours main page
República del Perú (Republic of Peru)
Revised: November 2013
Since 1996 up to day
1996: 16 second-hand MiG-29 (9-13*) and 2 MiG-29UB (9-51) from Belarus
Grupo Aéreo N°6 Escuadrón de Caza 612, Chiclayo, FAP AB Cl. Pedro Ruiz Gallo.
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There's a two basic version of camouflage composed from green blotches on grey background. Green are very slighlty different on some aircraft and patches haven't a common pattern. Fin's top are from light to medium grey.
Overhauled since summer of the year 2008 in Peru.
August 2008: contract with MiG corporation on upgrade 6 MiG-29 and 2 MiG-29UB to something similar to SMT standard, so called SMP (P for Peru).
2010: according to the RSK MiG annual report 2009, modernization is suspended.
October 2011: a new chance to revive Peruvian MiGs. Three MiGs (incl. both MiG-29UB) were modernised to SMP standard: BRLS N010ME Zhuk-ME (FGM29) [Beetle] radar from Фазотрон-НИИР [Fazotron NIIR], also on UB! Non-retractable air-refueling probe. Eight aircrafts will be upgraded (6 x MiG-29S and 2 x MiG-29UB) by Peruvian technicians and facilities (SEMAN), rest MiGs only overhauled.
July 2012: four modernized MiG-29SMP and one MiG-29UB-SMP were displayed in Chiclayo air base. New pattern of the low-visibility camouflage.
Aircraft drawings © Mariusz Wojciechowski 2005-2013, Słupsk (Poland)