Mikojan Gurewitsch / Mikoyan Gurevich MiG-31

Interceptor

Mikojan Gurewitsch / Mikoyan Gurevich MiG-31 © Andrei Nesvetaev
Photo ©: Andrei Nesvetaev (Photos at airliners.net)
The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-31 is a twin-engine two-seat jet fighter aircraft for the interceptor-role developed by the Soviet Design Bureau Mikoyan-Gurevich OKB.
Crew2
Propulsion2 Turbofan Engines
Engine ModelSoloviev D-30F-6
Engine Power (each)
dry/with Afterburner
93,0 / 152,0 kN20907 / 34171 lbf
Speed3000 km/h1620 kts
  1864 mph
Service Ceiling20.600 m67.585 ft
Range720 km389 NM
448 mi.
Empty Weight21.825 kg48.116 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight46.200 kg101.853 lbs
Wing Span13,40 m43 ft 12 in
Wing Area61,6 m663 ft
Length22,60 m74 ft 2 in
Height6,10 m20 ft 0 in
First Flight17.09.1975
Production Statusout of production
Total Productionca. 220
ICAO CodeMG31
NATO CodeFoxhound
Data for (Version)Mikoyan-Gurevich / Mikojan-Gurewitsch MiG-31