I-16 Type 18 by N.N.Polikarpov
Newmore advanced and powerful M-62 engine was designed by Arkadij D. Shvetsov team at Perm aero-engine factory (GAZ-19). Retaining the cubic capacity of M-25V, new engine was equipped with two-stage supercharger, gaining 225hp of power on expense of 46kg extra weight.
|Type||I-16 Type 18|
|Maximum Speed (ground)||411km/h|
|Maximum Speed at 4800m||464km/h|
|Guns||2*mg (wing) 7.62mm ShKAS 900rpg
2*mg (nose) 7.62mm ShKAS 650rpg
|Rockets||4 or 6 RS-82|