The international debut of the MiG-31 was held at Le Bourget in June 1991 Foxhound with a white tail number "374" in the exhibition a blue and white color planted on June 10 Paris airport strip VE Menitsky, the second member of the crew was navigator Test Y. Yermakov. In Paris, the interceptor shown in the parking lot without radome radar. In the last days of the air show, he participated in dempoletah - were executed passes over the airfield at low altitude and a few aerobatics. Of particular delight summer show heavy interceptor did not cause, but experts regard it very highly, especially turbofan engine, fire control system and its arsenal. In October, the same car came to the exhibition of military equipment in Dubai, but on the way back, a group of Soviet aircraft, including the MiG-31, "wrapped" in Tehran to show the Iranians. In 1992, the interceptor demonstrated in England, at the air show in Farnborough. Further MIG-31, including refueling, has participated in other international exhibitions. Interceptor was recognized as the most advanced aircraft of the destination in the world - equal to him in weapons and the maximum flight speed is not in the same country now.