Yakovlev Yak-3 Fighter VII tier 1
Pilot

Created in 1943 on the basis of the Yak-1. One of the best Soviet fighters of 1944–1945. A total of 4,848 aircraft of this type were built.
Machine gun and autocannon armament effective in close combat
Low survivability, often catches fire
Good airspeed and boost
Very high maneuverability in horizontal turns
Very effective in low-altitude maneuvering combat
  • 1,310,000
    Price
  • 62,000
    Research price

Configuration Yakovlev Yak-3

Engine
VI
0
Engine VK-105PF2
Specifications:
Engine Type water-cooled
Weight , kg 620.0
Power 1280
VI
VK-105PF2
VII
12500
Engine VK-107A
Specifications:
Engine Type water-cooled
Weight , kg 755.0
Power 1500
Price:
Research price 12,500
Purchase price 74,000
VII
12500
VK-107A
VIII
20000
Engine VK-108
Specifications:
Engine Type water-cooled
Weight , kg 684.0
Power 1850
Price:
Research price 20,000
Purchase price 140,000
Compatibility: Yakovlev Yak-3
VIII
20000
VK-108
Airframe
VII
0
Airframe Yak-3 (1944)
Specifications:
Weight , kg 1902.0
Hit Points 260
Compatibility: Yakovlev Yak-3
VII
Yak-3 (1944)
VII
17400
Airframe Yak-3 (1945)
Specifications:
Weight , kg 1875.0
Hit Points 280
Price:
Research price 17,400
Purchase price 100,000
Compatibility: Yakovlev Yak-3
VII
17400
Yak-3 (1945)
Hub-mounted weapon
V
0
Autocannon 20 mm ShVAK (1941) (H)
Effective at most ranges
Increased chance of critical hit
Specifications:
Damage per Second 84
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 420
Effective Fire Range , m 660
V
20 mm ShVAK (1941) (H)
VIII
19500
Autocannon 23 mm NS-23 (H)
Effective at most ranges
Increased chance of critical hit
Specifications:
Damage per Second 125
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 420
Effective Fire Range , m 740
Price:
Research price 19,500
Purchase price 76,600
Compatibility: Yakovlev Yak-3
VIII
19500
23 mm NS-23 (H)
Synchronized machine gun
VI
0
Machine gun 12.7 mm UBS (S)
Sustained fire without overheating
Effective against maneuvering targets
Specifications:
Damage per Second 55
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 800
Effective Fire Range , m 520
VI
2x12.7 mm UBS (S)
VII
13700
Autocannon 20 mm B-20 (S)
Effective at most ranges
Increased chance of critical hit
Specifications:
Damage per Second 95
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 420
Effective Fire Range , m 700
Price:
Research price 13,700
Purchase price 40,300
VII
13700
2x20 mm B-20 (S)

Specifications

Hit Points 260
Weight, kg 2732.0
Firepower 212
20 mm ShVAK (1941) (H) 1
23 mm NS-23 (H) 1
12.7 mm UBS (S) 2
20 mm B-20 (S) 2
Maneuverability 1062
Average Time to Turn 360 deg, s 8.50
Rate of Roll, °/s 140
Controllability 87
Airspeed 629
Top Speed at Sea Level, km/h 650
Top Speed at Best Altitude, km/h 650
Maximum Dive Speed, km/h 750
Stall Speed, km/h 110
Rate of Climb, m/s 51.60
Optimum Airspeed, km/h 320
Altitude Performance, m 1100
Optimum Altitude, m 1100