Technical data
Type La-172
Function fighter
Year 1948
Crew 1
Engines 1*1600kg NII-1
Wingspan 8.83m
Length 9.56m
Wing Area 16.16m2
Empty Weight 2433kg
Speed 1040km/h
Range 1300km
Armament 3*g23mm

La-172, S.A.Lavochkin

The La-172 was essentially lighter, smaller than La-168, with the less powerful R.R. Dervent engine. It was intended as a 'frontal fighter', rather than as an interceptor.

One built.

Mass production modification :

La-15 "Fantail"

More Links...
  • La-172, Lavochkin
  • Lavochkin aircraft at WWW.AVIATION.RU

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