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Mig-31 destroyer

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The Mikoyan MiG-31 is a supersonic interceptor aircraft developed for use by the Soviet Air Forces. The aircraft was designed by the Mikoyan design bureau as a replacement for the earlier MiG-25 "Foxbat"; the MiG-31 is based on, and shares design elements with the MiG-25. The MiG-31 has the distinction of being one of the fastest combat jets in the world. It continues to be operated by the Russian Air Force and the Kazakhstan Air Force following the end of the Cold War and the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991. The Russian Defence Ministry expects the MiG-31 to remain in service until at least 2030.

General Characteristics

  • Created On Windows
  • Wingspan 25.6ft (7.8m)
  • Length 38.5ft (11.8m)
  • Height 14.2ft (4.3m)
  • Empty Weight 18,848lbs (8,549kg)
  • Loaded Weight 28,211lbs (12,796kg)

Performance

  • Power/Weight Ratio 2.389
  • Wing Loading 104.0lbs/ft2 (507.7kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 271.3ft2 (25.2m2)
  • Drag Points 3977

Parts

  • Number of Parts 91
  • Control Surfaces 6