Mikoyan-Gurevitch MiG-15UTI Midget

in North Korean Air Force service

Key Facts

Total Delivered: 30
Total Still Active: 30
Total Now Stored: 0
Service Entry: n/a
Retirement: current
Main Role: Trainer
Origin: USSR


The standard two-seat jet conversion trainer of the Eastern Bloc, an unknown quantity was delivered to North Korea with the first probably arriving in the mid-1950s. Amazingly, about 30 MiG-15UTIs are said to remain in service.

Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
306 red        


None available at present.

More Information


  • World Air Forces Directory 2009/2010 (Ian Carroll)
  • Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15: The Soviet Union’s Long-lived Korean War Fighter (Yefim Gordon)

Other Sources

To be added.

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