Ilyushin IL-8

Attack Aircraft
VII tier

A drastic modification of the IL-2 attack aircraft, it had much heavier armor to increase durability. Bomb capacity was also increased.

  • Crew: 1
    Pilot
    1
    Rear Gunner
  • Price: 1,350,000
  • Research price: 53,400

Configuration Ilyushin IL-8

Engine
VII
0
Engine AM-38F
Specifications:
Engine Type water-cooled
Weight , kg 880.0
Power 1720
VII
AM-38F
Airframe
VI
0
Airframe IL-2-AM42
Specifications:
Weight , kg 5262.0
Hit Points 935
Compatibility: Ilyushin IL-8
VI
IL-2-AM42
Wing-mounted weapon
VI
0
Autocannon 23 mm VYa-23 (W)
Specifications:
Weight , kg 136.0
Caliber , mm 23.00
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 600
Muzzle Velocity , m/s 900
Damage 146
VI
2x23 mm VYa-23 (W)
Wing-mounted weapon
IV
0
Machine gun 7.62 mm ShKAS (1941) (W)
Specifications:
Weight , kg 21.0
Caliber , mm 7.62
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 1800
Muzzle Velocity , m/s 800
Damage 53
IV
2x7.62 mm ShKAS (1941) (W)
Rear gun
VI
0
Rear gun 12.7 mm UBT
Specifications:
Weight , kg 42.8
Caliber , mm 12.70
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 850
Muzzle Velocity , m/s 814
Damage 117
Autocannon 1
Compatibility: Ilyushin IL-8
VI
12.7 mm UBT
Outboard weapon
No weapons
Outboard weapon
No weapons
Module upgrades

Specifications

Hit Points 935
Weight , kg 6488.0
Firepower 253
23 mm VYa-23 (W) 2
37 mm NS-37 (W) 2
45 mm NS-45 (O) 2
7.62 mm ShKAS (1941) (W) 2
Rear gun 12.7 mm UBT 1
Rear gun 20 mm B-20 1
FAB-100 6
FAB-250 2
ROFS-132 8
Maneuverability 151
Average Time to Turn 360 deg , s 40.70
Rate of Roll , °/s 60
Controllability 74
Airspeed 377
Top Speed at Sea Level , km/h 426
Top Speed at Best Altitude , km/h 430
Maximum Dive Speed , km/h 550
Stall Speed , km/h 115
Rate of Climb , m/s 13.20
Optimum Airspeed , km/h 254
Altitude Performance , m 450
Optimum Altitude , m 450
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