Technical data
Type Il-6
Function bomber
Year 1943
Crew 6
Engines 2*1900hp Charomsky ACh-30BF
Max Weight 19600kg
Speed 484km/h
Range 55400km
Guns 5*g20mm
Bombs 4000kg

Il-6, S.V.Ilyushin

Twin-engined long range bomber, intended to replace the Il-4. It was of similar layout, but with heavier armament and better performance. It was powered by Diesel engines, but these were rather unreliable. Additionally, the stalling characteristics were bad.

No production.

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