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MIKOYAN MiG-23 Bahadur

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MG23
Aircraft
Name MiG-23 Bahadur
Manufacturer MIKOYAN
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
Position High swing wing
Tail Regular tail, high set
WTC Medium
APC C
Type code L1J
Engine Jet
Engine count Single
Position In fuselage
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 3


Manufacturered as:

HINDUSTAN Bahadur
HINDUSTAN MiG-27 Bahadur
MIKOYAN MiG-27
MIKOYAN Bahadur
MIKOYAN MiG-23
MIKOYAN MiG-27 Bahadur


MIKOYAN MiG-23 Bahadur

MIKOYAN MiG-23 Bahadur MIKOYAN MiG-23 Bahadur 3D

Description

Technical Data

Wing span 14 m45.932 ft
Length 15.9 m52.165 ft
Height 4.8 m15.748 ft
Powerplant MiG-23: 1 x 127,5 KN Tumansky R-35-300 afterburning turbojets.

MiG-27: 1 x 112,8 KN Tumansky R-29B-300 afterburning turbojets.

Engine model

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
Descent
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
Approach
V2 (IAS) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance 800 m ROC 39000 ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH 1.77 ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance 950 m
MTOW 2070020,700 kg
20.7 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL460 ROD ft/min APC C
WTC M Range 944944 nm
1,748,288 m
1,748.288 km
5,735,853.023 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving MG23

None on SKYbrary