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Mikoyan Gurevitch MiG-21F-13 * Retired *
Fourty-five MiG-21F-13 delivered from September 1962 onwards. Local designation L-12. Used by ? unit for the interceptor fighter role. Withdrawn from service in 1980.

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
22501     ?  
22502     ?  
22503     ?  
22504     ?  
22505     ?  
22506     ?  
22507     ?  
22508     ?  
22509     ? Preserved MJV museum Belgrade Apr 2005
22510     ?  
22511     ?  
22512     ?  
22513     ?  
22514     ?  
22515     ?  
22516     ?  
22517     ? wfu Sarajevo 1998
22518     ? wfu Sarajevo 1998
22519     ?  
22520     ?  
22521     ?  
22522     ?  
22523     ? wfu Sarajevo 1998
22524     ? wfu Sarajevo 1998
22525     ?  
22526     ?  
22527     ?  
22528     ?  
22529     ?  
22530     ?  
22531     ?  
22532 741702   ? Preserved MJV museum Belgrade Apr 2005
22533     ?  
22534     ? wfu Sarajevo 1998
22535     ?  
22536     ? wfu Sarajevo 1998
22537     ? wfu Sarajevo 1998
22538     ?  
22539     ?  
22540     ?  
22541     ?  
22542     ?  
22543     ?  
22544     ?  
22545     ?  
Known losses: 29 May 1979.

References:

  • European Air Forces Directory 2003/04 (Mach III)
  • European Air Forces Directory 2005/06 (Mach III)
  • MiG-21


Mikoyan Gurevitch MiG-21PFM * Retired *
Thirty six MiG-21PFM delivered from 1967. Local designation L-14. Used for interceptor duties. Withdrawn from service in 1994.

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
22701     ? noted Aug 1989
22702     ? noted Sept 1986
22703     ? noted Sept 1986
22704     ? noted Aug 1989
22705     ? noted May 1986
22706     ? noted July 1988
22707     ? noted May 1986
22708     ?  
22709     ? Preserved Rajlovac
22710     ? noted Sept 1986
22711     ?  
22712     ? noted Sept 1986
22713     ? noted Aug 1989
22714     ? noted Sept 1986
22715     ? noted Sept 1986
22716     ? GI GTA-007 preserved Kraljevo
22717     ? noted June 1983
22718     ? noted Sept 1986
22719     ? noted Aug 1989
22720     ? noted Aug 1989
22721     ? noted Aug 1988
22722     ? noted 1982
22723     ? noted 1982
22724     ? noted Aug 1989
22725     ? noted Aug 1989
22726     ? noted 1982
22727     ?  
22728     ?  
22729     ?  
22730     ?  
22731     ? noted 1982
22732     ? noted Aug 1988
22733     ? noted Aug 1989
22734     ?  
22735     ? Belgrade Museum Apr 2005
22736     ? noted Aug 1989
Known losses: (unknown variant) 1970, 8 July 1971, ? 1971, ? 1972, ? 1972, ? 1972, 7 Sept 1973, ? 1973, ? 1973 at Velebitski kanal, ? 1974, ? 1975 at Bosanski Petr., 18 May 1976, 1 June 1976, ? 1976 at Papuk, MiG-21PFM 10 Feb 1977, ? 1977 at Bihac, ? 1978, MiG-21M ? 1978, 9 Jan 1980, 15 Feb 1980, 1 July 1980, 21 Oct 1980, ? 1980, ? 1980, 29 July 1981 at Indija, ? 1985 at Bihac with 117 IAP / 352 IAE, ? 1986 at Bihac, ? 1986 at Batajnica, ? 1987 at Berkovic, ? 1987, ? 1987, 21 May 1988 at Pristina with 83 IAP, ? 1988 at Batajnica with VOC?.

References:

  • European Air Forces Directory 2003/04 (Mach III)
  • European Air Forces Directory 2005/06 (Mach III)
  • MiG-21


Mikoyan Gurevitch MiG-21M * Retired *
Twenty four MiG-21M delivered from 1970. Local designation L-15. Used for fighter duties. Withdrawn from service in 1996.

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
22801     ?  
22802     ?  
22803     ?  
22804     ?  
22805     ? Belgrade Museum
22806     ?  
22807     ?  
22808     ?  
22809     ?  
22810     ?  
22811     ? noted Sept 1986
22812     ?  
22813     ?  
22814     ?  
22815     ?  
22816     ? Batajnica store Dec 2003
22817     ?  
22818     ? Belgrade Museum Apr 2005
22819     ?  
22820     ?  
22821     ?  
22822     ?  
22823     ? noted Aug 2004
22824     ?  
Known losses: 9 July 1977, ? Jan 1981 at pol. Krivolak with 83 IAP.

References:

  • European Air Forces Directory 2003/04 (Mach III)
  • European Air Forces Directory 2005/06 (Mach III)
  • MiG-21


Mikoyan Gurevitch MiG-21MF * Retired *
Six MiG-21MF delivered from 1975. Local designation L-15. Used for fighter duties. Withdrawn from service in 1996.

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
22865     ? noted 1992
22866     ?  
22867     ?  
22868     ? noted 1984
22869     ?  
22870     ?  
Known losses: 12 Aug 1981, 25 Oct 1981, 25 Oct 1981.

References:

  • European Air Forces Directory 2003/04 (Mach III)
  • European Air Forces Directory 2005/06 (Mach III)
  • MiG-21


Mikoyan Gurevitch MiG-21R * Retired *
Twelve MiG-21R delivered from 1969. Local designation L-14I. Used for recce duties. Withdrawn in 2003.

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
26101     ?  
26102     ? w/o 13 Aug 1991 at Bihac with 352 IAE
26103     ?  
26104     ? noted 1992
26105     ? Preserved Belgrade Museum Apr 2005
26106     ?  
26107     ?  
26108     ?  
26109     ? w/o 8 Nov 1991
26110     ? w/o 23 Apr 1987 at Bihac with 352 IAE/117 IAP*
26111     ? w/o 8 Nov 1991 at Delnice-R.Gora with 352iae*
26112     ? to Croatia 1991, Wiener Neustadt Austria stored Oct 1991, (w/o 25 Oct 1991 at iz Bihaca with 352iae*)

* = YU Air War accident dates, (EAFD gives 1 July 1985, 12 Apr 1992 and stored respectively)
References:



MiG-21bis at the Batajnica '98 Air Show
(photo, Vladimir Stojsic)

Mikoyan Gurevitch MiG-21bis * Current *
Seventy-four (?) MiG-21bis delivered from 1977. Local designation L-17. Used for fighter duties. 24 aircraft were lost during the 1999 Kosovo Conflict. At least one converted to the reconnaissance role by 2003.

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
17101     ? noted Aug 1989
17102     ? w/o 13 Aug 1991
17103     ? w/o 1 May 1991 at Bihac
17104     ? noted 1987, w/o 17 Sept 1991 at Varazdin with 117 IAP
17105     ?  
17106     ? noted Sept 1989
17107     ? noted 1987
17108     ?  
17109     ? w/o 18 Sept 1991 at Ogulin with 124lae/117lap
17110     ?  
17111     ?  
17112     ?  
17121     ?  
17122     ?  
17123     ?  
17124     ?  
17125     ?  
17126     ? noted Sept 1989
17127     ? noted Aug 1989
17128     ? noted June 1980
17129     ? noted 1987
17130     ? w/o Oct 1991 at Slunj
17131     ?  
17132     ? noted Aug 2004
17133     ? to Croatia 101 4 Jan 1992 ex 117 lap
17134     ?  
17135     ?  
17136     ? MiG-21bis-K, noted Aug 2004
17151     ?  
17152     ? w/o 2 May 1992
17153     ?  
17154     ?  
17155     ? w/o Apr 1999 at Sjenica AB
17156     ? w/o 9 Nov 1991 at Dakovo with 126lae/204lap, Dump Zagreb, Ilica Barracks June 1997
17161     ? noted Aug 2004
17162     ?  
17163     ? MiG-21bis-K, noted Aug 2004
17164     ?  
17165     ?  
17166     ? stored Ladjevci Aug 2004
17167     ? to Croatia 103 1992
17168     ?  
17169     ?  
17170     ?  
17171     ?  
17201     ?  
17202     ? w/o 13 Aug 1991?
17203     ? w/o 17 Sept 1991
17204     ?  
17205     ? noted Aug 2004
17206     ?  
17207     ?  
17208     ?  
17209     ?  
17210     ? noted Sept 1989
17211     ?  
17212     ? w/o 18 Sept 1991 at Petrinja with 125lae/204lap
17218     ? noted Dec 2003
17219     ?  
17220     ?  
17221     ? noted Dec 2003
17222     ? noted Aug 1989
17223     ? noted Aug 1989
17224     ?  
17225     ? noted June 1998
17226     ?  
17227     ? noted Aug 2004
17228     ? noted May 1990
17229     ? noted Aug 2004
17230     ? w/o 15 May 1989 at Bihac with 125 IAE
17231     ?  
17232     ?  
17233     ? noted May 1990
17234     ?  
17235     ? to Croatia 102 1992
17401     ?  
17402 750952222   ? accident ? 1991 at Dakovo with 204lap, Belgrade Museum Mar 2001
17403     ?  
17404     ?  
17405     ? stored Belgrade Museum Apr 2005
17406     ?  
17407     ?  
17408     ?  
17409     ? Gate Guard Batajnica 2001
17410     ?  
Known losses: 6 May 1981 at Bihac, 27 Jan 1982, 20 Apr 1983, ? 1983 at Pristina with 83 IAP, 26 Apr 1985 at Pristina, 16 May 1989 at Mosor with 204 IAP, 21 Aug 1991 at Bihac with 125iae/117iap.

References:


Mikoyan Gurevitch MiG-21U * Retired *
Eighteen MiG-21U delivered from 1965. Local designation NL-12 for MiG-21U-400 and NL-12M for MiG-21U-600. Used for training duties. Withdrawn from service in 1991.

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
22901     ?  
22902     ? wfu Sarajevo 1998
22903     ? Zadar-Zemunik Aug 1999
22904     ?  
22905     ? w/o 10 Sept 1979 at Batajnica
22906     ?  
22907     ?  
22908     ?  
22909     ? Belgrade Museum Oct 2004
22910     ?  
22911     ?  
22912     ?  
22913     ? w/o 21 Feb 1985 at Pristina with 83 IAP
22914     ?  
22915     ?  
22916     ?  
22917     ?  
22918     ?  
Known losses: one aircraft ? 1975 at Vojvodina, ? 1983 at Istok with 83 IAP, ? 1985 at Bos. Krupa, ? 1986 at Batajnica, Feb 1986 at Batajnica, ? 1986 at Pristina with 83 IAP, 10 Jan 1989 with 117 IAP, 9 May 1990 at Batajnica?.

References:

  • European Air Forces Directory 2003/04 (Mach III)
  • European Air Forces Directory 2005/06 (Mach III)
  • MiG-21


Mikoyan Gurevitch MiG-21US * Retired *
Six MiG-21US delivered from 1968. Local designation NL-14. Used for training duties. Withdrawn from service in 1991.

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
22951     ?  
22952     ?  
22953     ? Belgrade Museum Apr 2005
22954     ?  
22955     ?  
22956     ? w/o 1989, wreck Croatia

References:

  • European Air Forces Directory 2003/04 (Mach III)
  • European Air Forces Directory 2005/06 (Mach III)
  • MiG-21


Mikoyan Gurevitch MiG-21UM * Current *
Twenty-three MiG-21UM delivered from 1970. Local designation NL-16. Used for training duties.

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
16151     ? noted Aug 1989
16152 516909071   ? Belgrade Museum Apr 2005
16153     ?  
16154     ? noted Dec 2003
16155     ? noted Aug 2004
16156     ? noted Aug 1984
16157     ?  
16158     ? Belgrade Museum Apr 2005
16159     ?  
16171     ? noted Aug 1984
16172     ?  
16173     ? noted Aug 1984
16174     ? noted Aug 2004
16175     ? noted Aug 1984
16176     ? noted Aug 1984
16177     ?  
16178     ?  
16179     ?  
16180     ? 126 Esk June 1998
16181     ?  
16182     ? noted Aug 1989
16183     ?  
16184     ?  
16185     ? noted Dec 2003
Known losses: 9 Dec 1983 at Pula with 185 IBAP, 15 Feb 1985 at Batajnica, 8 Mar 1985 at Pula, 8 Mar 1985.

References:

  • European Air Forces Directory 2003/04 (Mach III)
  • European Air Forces Directory 2005/06 (Mach III)
  • MiG-21


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