The MiG-21 Fishbed was a clear-weather interceptor with underwing pylons for air-to-air missiles and improved version featured a gun pod on the centre line. its size a restricted fuel and weapon carrying equipment and therefor a action radius. , agile and has acceleration and rate of climb, it a dangerous adversary aircraft in its time. The aircraft mid-mounted delta wings, tubular fuselage, swept back tail section and a intake nose with a nose-cone and one turbojet. The aircraft was NATO codenamed Fishbed and was exported to China started its own production, the J-7 (F-7 for export).