Watch a MiG-29 Shoot Up Vertically in Dramatic Take-Off

By Casey Chan on at

Here’s a MiG-29 fighter jet taking off from a runway and then immediately launching vertically into the sky. The takeoff looks completely normal and innocuous until the jet is a few feet off the ground and then it just zips up like it’s riding the world’s fastest invisible elevator.

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