X-Plane 9+ Red Bull MiG-17 Fresco. The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17 is a high-subsonic fighter aircraft produced in the USSR from 1952 and operated by numerous air forces in many variants. It is an advanced development of the very similar appearing MiG-15 of the Korean War. The original v8 MiG-17. acf was made by Jacques Brault and he gave permission for the original conversion to the Red Bull jet. By David Austin.