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Yak-27R Mangrove

The Yak-27V Flashlight was an high-altitude fighter, equipped with an addtional rocket engine, which did not enter operational service. The 'Mangrove' Yak-27R reconaissance aircarft was more succesful, with about 180 built.

Specifications

Country of Origin Russia
Builder Yakovlev
First Flight 1958
crew 2
span
length
height
weight 11,700 kg
engine Two RD-9F
max speed Speed 1,285 km/h
ceiling 16,500 meters
landing run
range

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