Country of Origin CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States).
Similar Aircraft F-14 Tomcat, F-15 Eagle, MiG-31 Foxhound.
Crew One.
Role Intercepter, reconnaissance.
Armament Air-to-air missiles.
Dimensions Length: 70 ft (21.34 m). Span: 41 ft (12.6 m).

MiG-25 Foxbat WEFT Description

Wings High-mounted, swept-back, and tapered with square tips.
Engine(s) Two turbojets. Large rectangular air intakes below the canopy and forward of the wing roots. Dual exhaust.
Fuselage Long and slender with solid, pointed nose. Box-like from the air intakes to rear section. Bubble canopy.
Tail Twin, sweptback, and tapered fins with angular tips. Flats mid- to low-mounted on fuselage, swept-back, and tapered with angular tips

Countries which Fly the MiG-25 Foxbat

Algeria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States), Iraq, Syria, Ukraine.

Books on the MiG-25 Foxbat

Mig-25 'Foxbat' Mig-31 'Foxhound': Russia's Defensive Front Line

This book takes a detailed, informed, and dispassionate viewpoint of this awesome aeronautical achievement. The MiG-25 follow-on was the similar-looking MiG-31 ‘Foxhound,’ which has not been well documented until this book. The MiG-31 was a new aircraft designed to counter U.S. cruise missiles and was put into production in 1979.

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