Yakovlev Yak-3RD Fighter VII tier 1
Pilot

Modification of the mass-produced Yak-3 featuring an auxiliary liquid-fuel rocket engine and a single cannon. The prototype underwent trials in 1944–1945.
Autocannon armament effective at medium range
Low survivability, vulnerable engine, often catches fire
High airspeed, accelerates quickly when boosting
Very high maneuverability in horizontal turns
Effective in mid-altitude maneuvering combat
Increased credit income per battle

Configuration Yakovlev Yak-3RD

Engine
VII
0
Engine VK-105PF2 + RD-1
Specifications:
Engine Type rocket
Weight , kg 676.0
Power 1280
Compatibility: Yakovlev Yak-3RD
VII
VK-105PF2 + RD-1
Airframe
VII
0
Airframe Yak-3RD
Specifications:
Weight , kg 2226.0
Hit Points 280
Compatibility: Yakovlev Yak-3RD
VII
Yak-3RD
Hub-mounted weapon
VIII
0
Autocannon 23 mm NR-23 (H)
Effective at most ranges
Increased chance of critical hit
Specifications:
Damage per Second 170
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 480
Effective Fire Range , m 800
Compatibility: Yakovlev Yak-3RD
VIII
23 mm NR-23 (H)

Specifications

Hit Points 280
Weight, kg 2992.0
Firepower 196
23 mm NR-23 (H) 1
Maneuverability 1083
Average Time to Turn 360 deg, s 8.30
Rate of Roll, °/s 140
Controllability 87
Airspeed 712
Top Speed at Sea Level, km/h 760
Top Speed at Best Altitude, km/h 760
Maximum Dive Speed, km/h 800
Stall Speed, km/h 110
Rate of Climb, m/s 56.70
Optimum Airspeed, km/h 357
Altitude Performance, m 1500
Optimum Altitude, m 1500