Technical data
Type BDD
Function Heavy Bomber
Year (1938)
Crew ?
Engines 4*1200hp M-34FRN
Length 26.0m
Wingspan 36.2m
Wing area 180m2
Loaded weight 20000-27000kg
Wing Load (kg/m2) 111-150
Power load (kg/hp) 5-6.7
Speed (0m) 350km/h
Speed (4000m) 400km/h
Speed (8000m) 460km/h
Climb (5000m) 10.5min
Climb (8000m) 17.4min

BDD, V.F.Bolkhovitinov

In March 1936 V.F.Bolkhovitinov came up with project of a long range heavy bomber (similar to the TB-7). Included come innovations such as hermetic cockpits for a crew.

Aircraft was included into year 1938 production plan, but never rolled out.

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