The development of the multipurpose fighters (MFI) of the fifth generation started at the end of the 70`s. The aircraft was created according to the formula of so called `three S`; supersonic cruising speed, super maneuverabillity and secrecy. The first prototype of the fighter was publicly shown in 1999. The first test flight made Februari 29, 2000.
Vijf uitvoeringen mogelijk;
- MiG 1.44 MFI Advanced Multi-role Fighter Technology Demonstrator, Russia, Scheme 1.
- MiG 1.44 MFI Advanced Multi-role Fighter Technology Demonstrator, Russia, Scheme 2.
Aantal onderdelen; 79 stuks.
- Lang; 302 mm.
- Spanwijdte; 208 mm.