MG31

MIKOYAN MiG-31 Foxhound

Aircraft
Name
MiG-31 Foxhound
Manufacturer
Body
Narrow
Wing
Fixed Wing
Position
High wing
Tail
Double fin, low set
WTC
M
APC
E
Type Code
L2J
Engine
Jet
Engine Count
Multi
Position
Both sides of fuselage
Landing gear
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
MAPO MiG-31
MIKOYAN MiG-31

MG31

Interceptor aircraft. In service since 1979. Two seat interceptor development based on MiG-25. 280 aircraft were built for Russian Air Force. Improved development MiG-31M since 1984 (only 6 prototypes and one demonstrator were built).

Note: Two seat interceptor development based on MiG-25 (NATO name:Foxhound).

Technical Data
Wing span (metric)
13.50 m
Length (metric)
22.70 m
Height (metric)
6.20 m
Powerplant

2 x 151,9 KN Soloviev D-30F6 turbofans.

Engine Model(s)
Soloviev D-30
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2
n/a
Distance
1200 m
MTOW
46200 kg
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
1620 kts
MACH
2.35
Ceiling
670
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
800 m

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