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
  • 132,000
    Price
  • 4,500
    Research price

Configuration Polikarpov I-16 (late mod.)

Engine
IV
0
Engine M-25V
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Weight , kg 453.0
Power 750
IV
M-25V
V
1450
Engine M-62
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Weight , kg 560.0
Power 830
Price:
Research price 1,450
Purchase price 23,500
V
1450
M-62
V
1880
Engine M-63
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Weight , kg 515.0
Power 930
Price:
Research price 1,880
Purchase price 28,300
V
1880
M-63
Airframe
IV
0
Airframe I-16 (1938)
Specifications:
Weight , kg 1183.0
Hit Points 140
IV
I-16 (1938)
Synchronized machine gun
III
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
III
2x7.62 mm ShKAS (1933) (S)
Wing-mounted weapon
III
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
III
2x7.62 mm ShKAS (1933) (W)
IV
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
IV
3400
2x20 mm ShVAK (1936) (W)
Outboard weapon
No weapons
II
200
Rockets RS-82
Effective against armored ground targets
Specifications:
Damage 450
Damage Radius , m 35
Price:
Research price 200
Purchase price 300
II
200
6xRS-82

Specifications

Hit Points 140
Weight, kg 1756.0
Firepower 124
7.62 mm ShKAS (1933) (S) 2
7.62 mm ShKAS (1933) (W) 2
20 mm ShVAK (1936) (W) 2
RS-82 6
Maneuverability 920
Average Time to Turn 360 deg, s 9.60
Rate of Roll, °/s 190
Controllability 84
Airspeed 405
Top Speed at Sea Level, km/h 420
Top Speed at Best Altitude, km/h 420
Maximum Dive Speed, km/h 500
Stall Speed, km/h 100
Rate of Climb, m/s 36.00
Optimum Airspeed, km/h 255
Altitude Performance, m 600
Optimum Altitude, m 600