Kamov - Soviet Union / Russia
Ability to conduct aerial bombing of ground targets by way of (but not limited to) guns, bombs, missiles, rockets, and the like.
Developed to operate in close proximity to active ground elements by way of a broad array of air-to-ground ordnance and munitions options.
Maximum Take-Off Weight
monoplane / mid-mounted / straight
Design utilizes a single primary wing mainplane; this represents the most popular modern mainplane arrangement.
Mainplanes are mounted along the midway point of the sides of the fuselage.
The planform involves use of basic, straight mainplane members.
2 x Klimov TV3-117VK turboshaft engines developing 2,226 horsepower and driving 2 x three-blade counter-rotating co-axial main rotors.
(310 kph | 167 knots)
(200 kph | 108 knots)
(+110 kph | 59 knots)
(4,000 m | 2 miles)
(520 km | 281 nm)
MACH Regime (Sonic)
RANGES (MPH) Subsonic: <614mph | Transonic: 614-921 | Supersonic: 921-3836 | Hypersonic: 3836-7673 | Hi-Hypersonic: 7673-19180 | Reentry: >19030
1 x 30mm Shipunov 2A42 cannon fitted along the starboard side of the fuselage.
Mission-specific armament can include a combination of the following across four underwing hardpoints:
12 x AT-16 Vikhr-M Laser-Guided Air-to-Surface Anti-Tank Missiles
12 x AS-12 "Kegler" air-to-surface missiles
4 x Vympel R-73 (AA-11 "Archer") short-range air-to-air missiles
4 x S-8 HE / Munitions-Dispensing Rocket Pods (80 total rockets)
4 x S-13 Munitions-Dispensing Rocket Pods
4 x 23mm Gun Pods
4 x 1,100lb bombs
Values are derrived from a variety of categories related to the design, overall function, and historical influence of this aircraft in aviation history.
The overall rating takes into account over 60 individual factors related to this aircraft entry.
Rating is out of a possible 100 points.
Inherent combat value taking into account weapons support / versatility, available hardpoints, and total carrying capability.
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This entry's maximum listed speed (193mph).
Graph average of 150 miles-per-hour.
Operational range when compared to distances between major cities (in KM).
Max Altitude Visualization
The three qualities reflected above are altitude, speed, and range.
Showcasing era cross-over of this aircraft design.
Compared against Ilyushin IL-2 (military) and Cessna 172 (civilian).