Air Bandits

Aircraft Data

The Yak-50 evolved from the Yak-18 family to compete in the 8th World Aerobatic Championships, where it dominated. Built for unrestricted manoeuvres of +9/-6g, it was produced until 1985. The Yak-50 designation was previously used for an earlier fighter.

Summary data for Yakovlev Yak-50 -
Country of originFirst flightNo. builtNo. in serviceCrewPassengers
Soviet Union1975312n/a1n/a

Power

1 x Vedeneyev M-14 (200 - 400 hp) piston engine.

Used the M-14P, M-14PF or M-14R ranging from 269kW/360hp - 336kW/450hp


Dimensions

Dimensions for Yakovlev Yak-50 -
Length25 ft. 7 in.
Wing Span31 ft. 2 in.
Height10 ft. 6 in.
Empty Weight1,653 lbs.
Max Weight2,006 lbs.

Performance

Performance of Yakovlev Yak-50 -
Max Speed249 mph
Cruise Speed168 mph
Ceiling13,123 ft.
Max Range308mi.

Updated 22nd January 2009

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