Mikojan Gurewitsch / Mikoyan Gurevich MiG-9

Fighter / Fighter Bomber

Mikojan Gurewitsch / Mikoyan Gurevich MiG-9 © Flavien Breitenmoser
Photo ©: Flavien Breitenmoser (Photos at airliners.net)
The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-9 is a twin-engine single-seat jet fighter and fighter bomber aircraft developed by the Soviet Design Bureau Mikoyan-Gurevich OKB.
The MiG-9 was the first soviet jet aircraft together with Yak-15 (first flight both on April 24/1946).
Crew1
Propulsion2 Turbojet Engines
Engine ModelKolesov RD-20
Engine Power (each)7,8 kN1754 lbf
Speed909 km/h491 kts
  565 mph
Service Ceiling13.000 m42.651 ft
Range1.100 km594 NM
684 mi.
Empty Weight3.540 kg7.804 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight5.500 kg12.125 lbs
Wing Span10,00 m32 ft 10 in
Wing Area18,2 m196 ft
Length9,75 m31 ft 12 in
Height3,25 m10 ft 8 in
First Flight24.04.1946
Production Statusout of production
Total Production598
NATO CodeFargo
Data for (Version)Mikoyan-Gurevich / Mikojan-Gurewitsch MiG-9F