MG25

MIKOYAN MiG-25 Foxbat

Aircraft
Name
MiG-25 Foxbat
Manufacturer
Body
Narrow
Wing
Fixed Wing
Position
High swept wing
Tail
Double fin, low set
WTC
M
Type Code
L2J
Engine
Jet
Engine Count
Multi
Position
In rear fuselage
Landing gear
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
MIKOYAN MiG-25

MG25

The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-25 (NATO reporting name: Foxbat) is a supersonic interceptor and reconnaissance aircraft that was among the fastest military aircraft to enter service. It was designed by the Soviet Union's Mikoyan-Gurevich bureau. The first prototype flew in 1964, and the aircraft entered into service in 1970. It has a top speed of Mach 2.83 (as high as Mach 3.2, but at risk of significant damage to the engines), and features a powerful radar and four air-to-air missiles.

Technical Data
Wing span (metric)
14.01 m
Length (metric)
19.75 m
Height (metric)
6.10 m
Powerplant

2 x Tumansky R-15B-300 afterburning turbojets

Engine Model(s)
Tumansky R-15
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2
n/a
Distance
n/a
MTOW
n/a
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS
n/a
ROC
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS
n/a
ROC
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS
n/a
ROC
n/a
MACH Climb
MACH
n/a
ROC
n/a
Cruise
TAS
n/a
MACH
n/a
Ceiling
n/a
Range
n/a
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH
n/a
ROD
n/a
Descent (to FL100)
IAS
n/a
ROD
n/a
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS
n/a
MCS
n/a
ROD
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS)
n/a
Distance
n/a

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