Technical data
Type Pe-2UT
Function Trainer-Bomber
Year 1943
Crew 2...4
Engines 2*1210/1180hp VK-105PF
Length 12.6m
Wingspan 17.6m
Wing area 40.5m2
Empty weight 5956kg
Loaded weight
(crew of 4)
Wing Load (kg/m2) 181
Power load (kg/hp) 3.0
Speed at 0m 454km/h
Speed at 3600m 508km/h
Landing Speed 240km/h
Ceiling 8700m
5000m 8.5min
Guns (nose) e 1*7.62mm ShKAS
1*12.3mm UB
Guns (defensive) e 1*7.62mm ShKAS (sides)
1*12.3mm UB (ventral)
Bombs 6*100kg FAB-100 internal
2*500kg FAB-500 external

Pe-2UT, UPe-2 by A.I.Putilov

Trainer with instructor cockpit in former navigator's compartment. Dual controls, fuselage fuel tank removed. Built in 1943, large batch.


Pe-2 1941 series

  • "History of aircraft construction in the USSR", Vol.2 p.161;
  • Pe-2 at Watson's Military
  • Pe-2 at Virtual Aircraft Museum
  • Pe-2 at Michael Fletcher's Site;
  • PB-100, Petlyakov
  • Pe-2, Petlyakov
  • DOO Flightsimulator page by Oleg Devjatkin;
  • Soviet female pilots on WWII by Rolando Silva

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