The MIG 17 was a development of the MIG 15, larger and more powerful. Introduced in 1952 this rugged and agile air fought for the Warsaw pact and it’s allies in the Middle East and Vietnam. Over 10,000 manufactured.
The Skyhawk was developed as a tough compact carrier fighter bomber. It was loved for its easy handling and flexibility. Introduced in 1954 it served the USMC in Vietnam where its huge contribution was overshadowed by the more glamorous aircraft. This version also served with Israel and Argentina. Approximately 3000 manufactured.