Suchoi / Sukhoi Su-2

Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft

Suchoi / Suchoj / Sukhoi Su-2 © Andrei Nesvetaev
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The Sukhoi Su-2 is a light single-engine two-seat bomber and reconnaissance aircraft developed by the Soviet Design Bureau Sukhoi.
The Su-2 was already obsolete at the beginning of the Great Patriotic War as the eastern front was called in Soviet Union.
Propulsion1 Radial Engine
Engine ModelShvetsov M-82
Engine Power1044 kW1400 hp
Speed485 km/h262 kts
  302 mph
Service Ceiling8.900 m29.199 ft
Range1.091 km589 NM
678 mi.
Empty Weight3.273 kg7.216 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight4.700 kg10.362 lbs
Wing Span14,30 m46 ft 11 in
Wing Area29,0 m312 ft
Length10,46 m34 ft 4 in
Height3,94 m12 ft 11 in
First Flight25.08.1937 (ANT-51)
Production Statusout of production
Total Production>800
Data for (Version)Sukhoi / Suchoi Su-2