Tupolew / Tupolev Tu-2

Medium Bomber

Tupolew / Tupolev Tu-2 © Max Bryansky
Photo ©: Max Bryansky (foxbat.ru)
The Tupolev Tu-2 is a medium twin-engined front line & dive bomber developed by the Soviet Design Bureau OKB Tupolev.
The maximum bomb load of the TU-2 is 9.000 kg / 8.819 lbs.
Crew4
Propulsion2 Radial Engines
Engine ModelShvetsov ASh-82FNV(W)
Engine Power (each)1362 kW1826 hp
Speed550 km/h297 kts
  342 mph
Service Ceiling9.500 m31.168 ft
Range1.400 km756 NM
870 mi.
Empty Weight7.474 kg16.477 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight11.360 kg25.044 lbs
Wing Span18,86 m61 ft 11 in
Wing Area48,8 m525 ft
Length13,80 m45 ft 3 in
Height4,55 m14 ft 11 in
First Flight29.01.1941 (ANT-58)
Production Statusout of production
Total Production2527
NATO CodeBat
Data for (Version)Tupolev / Tupolew Tu-2S

[Photo-ID: 11684] Karsten Palt 2015-08-22
Tupolev Tu-2S, Polish Air Force, , c/n , Karsten Palt, 2015Tupolev
Tu-2S
Polish Air Force
 
Polish Aviation Museum [Krakow]
[Photo-ID: 11685] Karsten Palt 2015-08-22
Tupolev Tu-2S, Polish Air Force, , c/n , Karsten Palt, 2015Tupolev
Tu-2S
Polish Air Force
 
Polish Aviation Museum [Krakow]