|Type||Tu-2D '62' ANT-62 (100714)|
|Function||Long Range Bomber|
|Wing Load (kg/m2)||209|
|Power load (kg/hp)||3.3|
|Speed at 0m||465km/h|
|Speed at 5600m||531km/h|
|Guns||3 defensive 12.3mm UBT (195rpg)
2*20mm ShVAK in the wing roots (150rpg)
plus up to 3000kg externally (overload)
A Tu-2S long range variants (Number 100714 and 100718). Wingspan of both was substantially increased, additional fuel tanks installed in the wings. Tailplane span was also increased to 5.7m.
The second variant (picture above) had also increased crew (co-pilot added), extended redesigned nose (by 0.6m) containing navigator's seat. '62' could carry up to 4000kg of bombs, maximum caliber 3000kg.
|I.Soultanov drawing from "History of aircraft construction in the USSR" by V.B.Shavrov, Vol.2 p.174|
|Created on August 13, 1998||Back to|