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MiG-29A FulcrumEdit

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Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29A Fulcrum
Aircraft role Multirole Fighter
Manufacturer Mikoyan Gurevich
Real-world origin Russian Federation
Plane variant(s) MiG-35 Fulcrum F

TheMikoyan Gurevich MiG-29A (NATO reporting name Fulcrum) is a twin-engine, super-sonic, high-performance fighter.

ContentsEdit

  • 1 Description
  • 2 Armament

DescriptionEdit

When the Soviets got wind of the USAF's "FX" program, which resulted in the F-15 Eagle, they realized that the new fighter presented a serious threat to the (then) current line of fighters, such as the MiG-21 Fishbed and MiG-23 Flogger. Work began on 'Product 9' designated MiG-29A, began in 1974, with the first flight taking place on October 6, 1977. The MiG-29A was designed to counter the F-16 , while the Su-27 was designed to counter the F-15. The "Fulcrum" features many advanced aerodynamic features that give the aircraft superb fighting capability despite having a very short combat radius. The MiG-29's wings are swept-back and tapered with square tips. LERXs are wide and curved down to the front. LERX begins on the nose below the mid-mount point, and the wings’ trailing edges end at a high-mounted point. Twin jet engines are mounted low and to the sides of the fuselage. Diagonal-shaped air intakes give a box-like appearance. There are large exhausts. The fuselage is made of a long, thin, slender body with long, pointed drooping nose. There is a high-mounted bubble canopy. The tail fins have sharply tapered leading edges, canted outward with angular, cutoff tips. Flats are high-mounted on the fuselage, movable, swept-back, and tapered with a negative slant. It is more manuverable than the American F-15 Eagle. The MiG-29A is a widely exported aircraft, flown by such nations as Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Peru, Russia, Ukraine and many former Soviet republics.

ArmamentEdit

Standard WeaponsEdit

  • Gun: 1x 30mm GSh-30-1 Autocannon
  • Missiles: R-60MK (AA-8) Aphid
  • HACM: AIM-9X Sidewinder (ACX2)

Special WeaponsEditEdit

  • RCL: 80 mm B-8M1 (Б-8М1) (AC04, ACZ & ACX/ACX2)
  • SAAM: R-27R (AA-10) Alamo (ACZ & ACX/ACX2)
  • UGBS: FAB-250 250kg Bomb (AC04)
  • UGB: FAB-500 500kg Bomb (AC05 & ACX/ACX2)
  • XAGM: Kh-29TE (AS-14 Kedge) (ACZ)
  • XMAA: R-77 (AA-12 Adder) (ACX2)
  • QAAM: R-73EM (AA-11 Archer) (AC:AH)
  • 4AAM: R-77RVV-AE (AA-12 Adder) (AC:AH)

StatisticsEdit

Air CombatEdit

  • Stability: 20
  • Defense: 20
  • Offense: 50
  • Power: 90
  • Mobility: 90

Ace Combat 2Edit

  • Power: 70
  • Defense: 45
  • Mobility: 50
  • Stability: 60
  • Climbing Ability: 80
  • Air-to-Air: 60
  • Air-to-Ground: 60

Ace Combat 04Edit

  • Speed:80
  • Mobility:75
  • Stability:35
  • Defense:60
  • Air to Air:65
  • Air to Ground:60

Ace Combat 5/ZeroEdit

  • Speed: 73
  • Mobility: 45
  • Stability: 39
  • Defense: 49
  • Air-to-Air: 30
  • Air-to-Ground: 55

Ace Combat XEdit

  • Speed: 75
  • ATA: 66
  • ATG: 18
  • Mob: 39
  • Stab: 36
  • Def: 39

Related DevelopmentEdit

MiG-35 Fulcrum-F

GalleryEdit

URF MiG-29 type AURF MiG-29 Ace RicochetWarwolf 1's MiG-29A Fulcrum in flight over MoscowA MiG-29 alongside an Su-47.A MiG-29A with a Su-34 Fullback.

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