The Polish Air Force’s 23 Tactical Air Base (23 Bazy Lotnictwa Taktycznego) in Miñsk Mazowiecki received its first fully modernized Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29UB two-seater fighter on 3 June 2014.
The aircraft made the ferry flight from the Military Aircraft Factory No. 2 SA in Bydgoszcz to the crew of 1. Eskadra Lotnictwa Taktycznego (1st Tactical Air Squadron), which already operates 10 upgraded MiG-29A single-seat aircraft.
Wojskowe Zaklady Lotnicze No. 2 and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) together upgrade the Fulcrums (the NATO-name for the aircraft): 13 single-seaters (MiG-29A) and 3 two-seaters (MiG-29UB). The modernisation mainly concerns the pilot’s office, since the aircraft themselves have already been refurbished to last another 4,000 flight hours each. The biggest eye-catcher is a new multi-function display.
Source: Siły Powietrzne