|Engines||2*1180hp VK-105PF||2*1650hp VK-107A|
|Power load (kg/hp)||3.22||2.98|
|Speed at 5600m||?km/h||630km/h|
|Guns||3*12.7mm UB||3*20mm B-20|
Pe-2 was widely used as a reconnaissance platform, but it was rather 'field conversion' than a specialized airframe. Two projects of Pe-2R optimized as a long range high speed photo reconnaissater emerged in 1943 and 1945.
Both had an extended range and carried no bomb load, carried rich assortment of high resolution cameras.
Remained on paper.
|Created February 4, 1999||Back to|