Jakowlew / Yakovlev Jak-9 / Yak-9

Fighter

Yakovlev Yak-9UM air fighter academy D-FAFA 470406 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Yakovlev Yak-9 is a single-engine single-seat fighter aircraft developed by the Soviet Design Bureau OKB Yakovlev (OKB-115).
The Yak-9 is a development of the Yakovlev Yak-7. The Yak-9U is a series of reproduction aircraft produced by Yakovlev between 1993 and 2002 powered by an Allison V-1710 liquid cooled piston V-12 engine like the Yak-3U / Yak-3M.
Crew1
Propulsion1 Piston Engine
Engine ModelKlimov WK-107A / VK-107A
Engine Power1214 kW1628 hp
Speed698 km/h377 kts
  434 mph
Service Ceiling11.900 m39.042 ft
Range870 km470 NM
541 mi.
Empty Weight2.575 kg5.677 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight3.098 kg6.830 lbs
Wing Span9,77 m32 ft 1 in
Wing Area17,3 m186 ft
Length8,55 m28 ft 1 in
Height2,96 m9 ft 9 in
First Flight1942
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1942-1948
Total Production16769
Developed fromYak-1 / Yak-7
ICAO CodeYAK9
NATO CodeFrank
Data for (Version)Jakowlew Jak-9U / Yakovlev Yak-9U

[Photo-ID: 12485] Karsten Palt 2016-04-12
Yakovlev Yak-9U, Russian Air Force, 36, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2016Yakovlev
Yak-9U
Russian Air Force
Reg.: 36
 
Museum of Flight [Seattle, WA]
[Photo-ID: 12486] Karsten Palt 2016-04-12
Yakovlev Yak-9U, Russian Air Force, 36, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2016Yakovlev
Yak-9U
Russian Air Force
Reg.: 36
 
Museum of Flight [Seattle, WA]
[Photo-ID: 12487] Karsten Palt 2016-04-12
Yakovlev Yak-9U, Russian Air Force, 36, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2016Yakovlev
Yak-9U
Russian Air Force
Reg.: 36
 
Museum of Flight [Seattle, WA]
[Photo-ID: 4005] Karsten Palt 2010-08-22
Yakovlev Yak-9UM, air fighter academy, D-FAFA, c/n 470406, Karsten Palt, 2010Yakovlev
Yak-9UM
air fighter academy
Reg.: D-FAFA
c/n: 470406
 
Flugtag Breitscheid 2010 [Breitscheid (EDGB)]
[Photo-ID: 10415] Karsten Palt 2014-07-28
Yakovlev Yak-9UM, air fighter academy, D-FAFA, c/n 470406, Karsten Palt, 2014Yakovlev
Yak-9UM
air fighter academy
Reg.: D-FAFA
c/n: 470406
 
Hangar 10 [Usedom]