A Russian Super-Jet Flew So Fast It Blew Up Its Own Engines
War Is Boring

….this is simple and proof positive….The Russians had no plans other than as a rocket with wings…..Soviet Doctrine stated that the rest of the world was an aggressor…..so they created “interceptors”, being limited in tech terms????, I’m not so sure. But I think if one looks careful enough we will find that these aircraft were designed for one thing and one thing only…..home defense….it wasn’t until we saw the Mig-29 that the reshaping of Soviet Doctrine was enabled…….

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