Paul Allen buys Russian MiG 29 fighter jeton March 16, 2011 @ 11:11 am (Updated: 1:30 pm - 3/28/11 )
Paul Allen now owns a Russian MiG-29 fighter jet.
Allen's Flying Heritage Collection at Paine Field took possession of the fighter jet on March 9.
The FHC blog says they've been supporting the restoration of the jet for several years.
The main focus of the FHC is combat aircraft from World War II. Other planes on display include a Grumman F6F Hellcat, a Republic P-47D Thunderbird, and a Polikarpov U-2.
"As a kid I got fascinated by models of airplanes," says Allen on the site.
The MiG will be on display in Everett for only a short time.
A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 has disappeared with 239 aboard
This Week in Traffic
You've survived another week of some of the nation's worst traffic - see the photos
13 things to know about the Sounders, and their fans, as they kick off the season Saturday
Please login below with your Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or Disqus account. Existing MyNorthwest account holders will need to create a new Disqus account or use one of the social logins provided below. Thank you.