Junkers Ju 87

Dive Bomber

Junkers Ju 87B Stuka Luftwaffe (Wehrmacht) A5+HL 5954 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Junkers Ju 87 is a single-engine two-seat dive bomber aircraft produced by the German manufacturer Junkers Flugzeug- und Motorenwerke AG. The Ju 87 was operated by the German Luftwaffe, the Regia Aeronautica (Italian Royal Air Force), the Bulgarian Air Force und the Royal Romanian Air Force.
Production of the Ju 87 was carried out by Junkerwerke and Weser-Flugzeugbau.
Crew2
Propulsion1 Piston Engine
Engine ModelJunkers Jumo 221 Da
Engine Power895 kW1200 hp
Speed380 km/h205 kts
  236 mph
Service Ceiling8.100 m26.575 ft
Range600 km324 NM
373 mi.
Empty Weight2.760 kg6.085 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight4.250 kg9.370 lbs
Wing Span13,80 m45 ft 3 in
Wing Area31,9 m343 ft
Length11,10 m36 ft 5 in
Height4,24 m13 ft 11 in
First Flight17. Sep. 1935
Production Statusout of production
Total Production5752
Data for (Version)Junkers Ju 87 B-1
VariantsJu 87 A, Ju 87 B, Ju 87D, Ju 87G-1, Ju 87G-2, Ju 87H, Ju 87 R

[Photo-ID: 1596] Karsten Palt 2009-04-02
Junkers Ju 87B Stuka, Luftwaffe (Wehrmacht), 1301643, c/n 1301643, Karsten Palt, 2009Junkers
Ju 87B Stuka
Luftwaffe (Wehrmacht)
Reg.: 1301643
c/n: 1301643
 
Auto und Technik Museum [Sinsheim]
[Photo-ID: 6383] Karsten Palt 2012-11-09
Junkers Ju 87B Stuka, Luftwaffe (Wehrmacht), A5+HL, c/n 5954, Karsten Palt, 2012Junkers
Ju 87B Stuka
Luftwaffe (Wehrmacht)
Reg.: A5+HL
c/n: 5954
 
one of 2 surviving Ju 87
Museum of Science and Industry [Chicago, IL]
[Photo-ID: 6384] Karsten Palt 2012-11-09
Junkers Ju 87B Stuka, Luftwaffe (Wehrmacht), A5+HL, c/n 5954, Karsten Palt, 2012Junkers
Ju 87B Stuka
Luftwaffe (Wehrmacht)
Reg.: A5+HL
c/n: 5954
 
one of 2 surviving Ju 87
Museum of Science and Industry [Chicago, IL]
[Photo-ID: 6385] Karsten Palt 2012-11-09
Junkers Ju 87B Stuka, Luftwaffe (Wehrmacht), A5+HL, c/n 5954, Karsten Palt, 2012Junkers
Ju 87B Stuka
Luftwaffe (Wehrmacht)
Reg.: A5+HL
c/n: 5954
 
one of 2 surviving Ju 87
Museum of Science and Industry [Chicago, IL]