Polikarpov TsKB-12bis Fighter III tier 1
Pilot

A prototype of the I-16 (TsKB-12) equipped with a Wright Cyclone engine and three-blade propeller. Following trials, it was decided to produce I-16 with the M-22 engine.
Machine gun armament effective in close combat
Low survivability
Low airspeed, but good boost
High maneuverability and rate of roll
Effective in low-altitude maneuvering combat
Increased credit income per battle
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Configuration Polikarpov TsKB-12bis

Engine
III
0
Engine Wright Cyclone F2
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Weight , kg 442.0
Power 720
Compatibility: Polikarpov TsKB-12bis
III
Wright Cyclone F2
Airframe
III
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Airframe TsKB-12bis
Specifications:
Weight , kg 1012.0
Hit Points 110
Compatibility: Polikarpov TsKB-12bis
III
TsKB-12bis
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)

Specifications

Hit Points 110
Weight, kg 1514.0
Firepower 62
7.62 mm ShKAS (1933) (W) 2
Maneuverability 967
Average Time to Turn 360 deg, s 9.20
Rate of Roll, °/s 200
Controllability 84
Airspeed 392
Top Speed at Sea Level, km/h 440
Top Speed at Best Altitude, km/h 440
Maximum Dive Speed, km/h 460
Stall Speed, km/h 100
Rate of Climb, m/s 34.80
Optimum Airspeed, km/h 246
Altitude Performance, m 600
Optimum Altitude, m 600