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Yak-3
Fighter

   

Photos from the personal collection of Konstantinos Panitsidis
 
 
 
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS  
DESIGNER OKB Yakovlev
COUNTRY Russia
TYPE Fighter
CREW 1
POWER-PLANT One reciprocating motor VK-105 PF2
Power, h.p. 1 x 1.240
DIMENSIONS  
Length, m 8,50
Height, m 2,42
Wing span, m 9,20
Wing area, m2 14,85
WEIGHT  
Normal take-off, kg 2.692
Empty aircraft, kg 2.123
PERFORMANCE  
Maximum speed, km/h 646
Max speed in low height, km/h 567
Rate of climb, m/min 1.111
Service ceiling, m 10.400
Range, km 648
Combat range, km -
ARMAMENT

One 20 mm cannon ShVAK and two 12,7 machine-guns UBS.

 
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