Polikarpov I-16 (late mod.) Multirole Fighter IV tier 1
Pilot

Modification of the I-16 featuring more powerful weapons and improved performance.
Machine gun and autocannon armament effective in close combat
Low survivability
Good airspeed and boost
Good maneuverability in rolls and turns
Effective in low-altitude combat and in destroying small amounts of ground targets
Can carry small rockets
  • 66,000
    Price
  • 4,500
    Research price

Configuration Polikarpov I-16 (late mod.)

Engine
0
Engine M-25V
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Power 750
M-25V
1450
Engine M-62
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Power 830
Price:
Research price 1,450
Purchase price 23,500
1450
M-62
1880
Engine M-63
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Power 930
Price:
Research price 1,880
Purchase price 28,300
1880
M-63
Airframe
0
Airframe I-16 (1938)
Specifications:
Hit Points 140
I-16 (1938)
Synchronized machine gun
0
Machine gun 7.62 mm ShKAS (1933) (S)
Sustained fire without overheating
Effective against maneuvering targets
High rate of fire
Specifications:
Damage per Second 30
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 1500
Effective Fire Range , m 440
2x7.62 mm ShKAS (1933) (S)
Wing-mounted weapon
0
Machine gun 7.62 mm ShKAS (1933) (W)
Sustained fire without overheating
Effective against maneuvering targets
High rate of fire
Specifications:
Damage per Second 30
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 1500
Effective Fire Range , m 440
2x7.62 mm ShKAS (1933) (W)
3400
Autocannon 20 mm ShVAK (1936) (W)
Effective at most ranges
Increased chance of critical hit
Specifications:
Damage per Second 65
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 360
Effective Fire Range , m 600
Price:
Research price 3,400
Purchase price 26,450
3400
2x20 mm ShVAK (1936) (W)
Outboard weapon
No weapons
200
Rockets RS-82
Effective against armored ground targets
Specifications:
Damage 450
Damage Radius , m 35
Price:
Research price 200
Purchase price 300
200
6xRS-82

Specifications

Gun Armament
6
7.62 mm ShKAS (1933) (S) 2
7.62 mm ShKAS (1933) (W) 2
20 mm ShVAK (1936) (W) 2
Bombs and Rockets
0
RS-82 6
Survivability
4
Hit Points 140
Airspeed
23
Top Speed at Best Altitude, km/h 420
Maximum Dive Speed, km/h 500
Maneuverability
75
Average Time to Turn 360 deg, s 9.60
Rate of Roll, °/s 190
Optimum Airspeed, km/h 255
Stall Speed, km/h 100
Altitude Performance
12
Optimum Altitude, m 600
Rate of Climb, m/s 36.00