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MiG-3
Air defense fighter

   

MiG-3.  Konstantinos Panitsidis

Photos from the personal collection of Konstantinos Panitsidis

Test-pilot A.N. Ekatov.

In 1941 glorious aces of the Great Patriotic war A.I. Pokryshkin, S.P. Suprun, B.F. Safonov, P.S. Kutahov made their first combat flying the plane.

 
THREE-VIEW DRAWING  
 
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS  
DESIGNER OKB Mikoyan, Gurevich
COUNTRY Russia
TYPE Fighter
CREW 1
POWER-PLANT One reciprocating motor AM-35A
Power, h.p. 1 x 1.350
DIMENSIONS  
Length, m 8,25
Height, m 3,50
Wing span, m 9,20
Wing area, m2 17,44
WEIGHT  
Normal take-off, kg -
Empty aircraft, kg 2.699
Maximum take-off, kg 3.350
Internal fuel, kg 463
PERFORMANCE  
Maximum speed, km/h 640
Cruising speed, km/h -
Max speed in low height, km/h 505
Rate of climb, m/min 877
Service ceiling, m 12.000
Range, km 1.250
Combat range, km -
ARMAMENT

1 x 12,7 mm machine-guns UBS, two 7,62 mm machine-guns ShKAS. 6 x RS-82 (rockets) or 2 x 100 kg bombs FAB-100 or FAB-50.

 
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