Technical data
Type Yak-28P
Function All-weather fighter/interceptor
Year 1967??
Crew 2
Engines 2*5950 R-11AF2-300
Maximum Speed 2007km/h
Cruising Speed 920km/h
Range 1600km (925km?)
Ceiling 16750m
Guns ?
Rockets 2*K-8

Yak-28P ('40'), A.S.Yakovlev 'Firebar'

44k photo, courtesy of Roy Cochrun, as well as 36k photo at the top. From his Ever Changing Page;

This is the fighter version of the Yak-28 family. Navigator's seat is replaced by radar set. Weapon operator seat is behind the pilot.

56k photo, courtesy of Roy Cochrun. From his Ever Changing Page;

Retired in 1992 (?).

  • "Russian aircraft since 1940" by Jean Alexander, p.477-482;

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