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6,180 SarcasticCommander  3.6 years ago

The MiG-21 is a simple design - a hollow tube with triangles and pointy things welded on. Used by 60+ countries since 1959, the MiG-21 was, like the MiG-29, the common fighter for Eastern Bloc countries. The MiG-21bis was the improved variant, outfitted with an improved engine. This example is a Yugoslav Air Force MiG.
AG-1 Landing chute, 40% throttle to take off, raise after take off.

All-moving tail with working trim.
Drogue chute to assist landing.


General Characteristics

  • Successors 4 airplane(s)
  • Created On Windows
  • Wingspan 24.8ft (7.5m)
  • Length 50.4ft (15.4m)
  • Height 12.8ft (3.9m)
  • Empty Weight 10,060lbs (4,563kg)
  • Loaded Weight 14,816lbs (6,720kg)


  • Power/Weight Ratio 2.275
  • Wing Loading 47.4lbs/ft2 (231.6kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 312.3ft2 (29.0m2)
  • Drag Points 4325


  • Number of Parts 160
  • Control Surfaces 5
  • Performance Cost 710