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Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29 "Fulcrum"

Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29 Fulcrum

The MiG-29 was built in the beginnig of the 70th as a defender against the F-15 and the F-16. The MiG-29 flies since the 80th. An important aim was it to be as good as the F-16. We can say that the MiG-29 is as good as the F-16. But to the F-15 the Su-27 "Flanker" correspond which is also a heavy fighter with one seat. The MiG-29 has got one seat. The MiG-29 is bigger than the F-16 and has got two turbines. The MiG-29 belongs to the best fighters of the world. She also flies in Germany. The NATO code for the MiG-29 is "Fulcrum".

Technical data about the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29 "Fulcrum"
Crew 1 man
Length 17.32 m
Span 11.36 m
Height 4.73 m
Engines two Tumanski-R-33D-Turbonfan everyone with 8,300 kp trust
Weapons one 30 mm cannon
3,000 kg other weapons
Maximum speed 2,450 km/h (2.3 Mach)
Maximum takeoff weight 18,000 kg
Range 2,300 km

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Last Update: 15.12.2004