Technical data
Type (Pe-2)
Function Long range bomber
Year 1943
Crew 2?
Engines 1*1400hp Shvetsov M-82
Range 2500km
Ceiling 12000km
Armament
Bombs 1000kg

Pe-2 long range bomber by V.M.Myasichev

Bomber with extended range, optimized for high altitude operation. Radial engines, pressurized cockpit, increased wing span and area. All guns deleted.

On May 1, 1943 mockup was presented to State Commetee, but was not approved.

PredecessorsModifications

Pe-2
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ReferencesLinks
  • "History of aircraft construction in the USSR", Vol.2 p.165;
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