Shenyang F-6 Farmer

in North Korean Air Force service

Key Facts

Total Delivered: 100
Total Still Active: 100
Total Now Stored: n/a
Service Entry: 1988
Retirement: current
Main Role: Fighter
Origin: China


One-hundred F-6Cs were supplied in 1988/89. Only one F-6C has been positively identified, 529 Red. This particular F-6C was flown by Capt Lee Chol-Su from Onsan AB to Suwon AB, South Korea, on 23 May 1996. The F-6 remains in front-line service with two Air Regiments. Also see MiG-19.

Individual Details

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


None available at present.

More Information


  • World Air Forces Directory 2009/2010 (Ian Carroll)
  • Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19: The Soviet Union’s First Production Supersonic Fighter (Yefim Gordon)

Other Sources

To be added.

See other operators of the Mikoyan-Gurevitch MiG-19 'Farmer'

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