La-176 by S.A.Lavochkin
The La-176 was a swept-wing fighter similar to the La-168, but with increased wing sweep (450). The La-176 was one of intermediate stages on the way to supersonic fighter. Trials started with with the RD-45F engine, later replaced by the VK-1 engine. It was fully armed and equipped fighter, not just a 'clean' record setting craft.
|Engines||1*2270kg Klimov RD-45F replaced
by 1*2700kg Klimov VK-1
|Speed at 7500m||1105km/h|
|Armament||2*23mm cannons NS-23
1*37mm cannon N-37