The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-3, designed by the Soviet Union, was an upgraded design of the MiG-1. It replaced the MiG-1 on production lines by 1940. 981 were in service by the time Operation Barbarrossa began.
- Length: 26 ft 3 in
- Wingspan: 33 ft 9.5 in
- Wing Area: 189 ft
- Maximum Speed: 296 mph (sea level) to 397 mph at 25,590 ft
- Rate of Climb: 5.7 min to 16,042 ft
- According to some sources, "The MiG-3 was not particularly well liked due in part to control and stability quirks."
- OKB MiG, Piotr Butowski and Jay Miller,1991