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Li-2
Medium transport aircraft / Bomber

   

Photos from the personal collection of Konstantinos Panitsidis


Passenger and transport aircraft produced under “Douglas” Co License

During the Great Patriotic War the olane was widely used as a night bomber. It was flown by Heroes of the soviet Union V.S.Grixodubova, A.S. Shornikov, V.G.Grachev.

 
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS  
DESIGNER Lisunov
COUNTRY Russia
TYPE Medium transport aircraft/ Bomber
CREW 4
POWER-PLANT Two reciprocating motor M-64 IR
Thrust, h.p 2 x 1.000
DIMENSIONS  
Length, m 19,65
Height, m 5,17
Wing span, m 28,81
Wing area, m2 97,10
WEIGHT  
Normal take-off, kg 10.700
Empty aircraft, kg 7.650
Maximum take-off, kg -
Internal fuel, kg -
PERFORMANCE  
Maximum speed, km/h 320
Cruising speed, km/h 290
Max speed in low height, km/h 300
Rate of climb, m/min 240
Service ceiling, m 5.600
Range, km 2.500
Combat range, km -
ARMAMENT

14-21 passengers

 
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