Despite some experts claiming that the MiG-41 might be a fictional fighter, the Russian press release that the plane has passed more than 200 tests in a wind tunnel.
Judging from the data, the MiG-41 fighter has been tested in extreme maneuvering modes. Furthermore, this means that the MiG-41 already has not only the outward appearance but all the design documents, especially as according to some media reports the plane is preparing to make the flight. first flight in 2023.
According to documents obtained by the Avia-pro news agency, the MiG-41 fighter model has undergone 246 tests from January 10, 2017 to December 30, 2018 to determine the total aerodynamic coefficient of Model aircraft in multiple attack and slide angles.
The test in the wind tunnel is one of the most important tests in the development of a fighter, as if the parameters meet expectations this allows you to start working on the design document. , may already be completed for 2019 and 2020.