RAC "MiG" has its own well-developed
flight and experimental base which provides for a full complex of activities for
the safe implementation of all types of flight tests for prototypes and series
The own infrastructure in Zhukovsky,
Lukhovitsy and other regions allows to conduct full scale flight tests of
several types of flight vehicles simultaneously. The Flight Test Center is
capable monthly to conduct flight tests for hundreds hours and to process and to
analyze completely their results.
The traditions of staff and "school" of
the "MiG" test-pilots, as a special direction in the field of flight-test
activities, have the universally recognized reputation in Russia. The RAC "MiG"
test-pilots and test-engineers have necessary skills and practical experience to
perform all kinds and directions of flight researches of any technics - from
civil airplanes to space multiuse systems.
The Flight-Test Center is headed by the
Hero of Russia, Honoured test-pilot of the Russian Federation Vlasov Pavel
Nikolaevich - Deputy General Director for Flight activities - Chief of A.V.
Fedotov Flight-Test Center, Head of Flight Department, Senior test-pilot.