Su-17M Fitter (izdelie S-32M Fitter-C) Fighter-Bomber. First flight: 1971 © Konstantinos Panitsidis

Photos from the personal collection of Kostas Panitsidis


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Version produced in large numbers, which includes new engine AL-21F-3, increasing fuel capacity and upgraded electronics.

The first flight took place on December 28, 1971.

 

Configurations weapon Su-17 M: The rocket S-24 is intended primarily for challenging mobile and stationary armored targets, shelters etc. The production of the missile began in 1960. The missile is certified for use by other aircraft  © Konstantinos Panitsidis
Configurations weapon Su-17 M:  The rocket S-24 is intended primarily for challenging mobile and stationary armored targets, shelters etc. The production of the missile began in 1960. The missile is certified for use by other aircraft.

 

 

ZΒ-500 Napalm bomb © Konstantinos Panitsidis
ZΒ-500 Napalm bomb

 

 

Bomb ZAB-500-400 © Konstantinos Panitsidis
Bomb ZAB-500-400

 

 

Rocket launcher B-8M-1 © Konstantinos Panitsidis
Rocket launcher B-8M-1

 

 

FAB-250 TS bombs © Konstantinos Panitsidis
FAB-250 TS bombs

 

 

Combined transport fuel tanks PTB-800, and cannon pods UPK-23-250 (250 rounds) © Konstantinos Panitsidis
Combined transport fuel tanks PTB-800, and cannon pods UPK-23-250 (250 rounds)

 

 

Combined reconnaissance pod - KKR © Konstantinos Panitsidis
Combined reconnaissance pod - KKR

 


THREE-VIEW DRAWING

Su-17M Fitter © Konstantinos Panitsidis

 


TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

DESIGNER
OKB Sukhoi
COUNTRY
Russia
TYPE
Fighter-Bomber
CREW
1
POWER-PLANT
One jet engine AL-21F-3
Thrust, kgf
1 x 11.200
DIMENSIONS
 
Length, m
18,72
Height, m
4,85
Wing span, m
-
maximum
13,65
minimum
10,04
Wing area, m2
-
maximum
38,49
- minimum
34,45
WEIGHT
 
Empty aircraft, kg
9.800
Maximum take-off, kg
18.120
Internal fuel, kg
2.980
Fuel capacity in external tanks, kg: 2.875
PERFORMANCE
 
Maximum speed, km/h
2.230
Max speed in low height, km/h
1.200
Range, km
1.350
with external fuel tanks 2.700
Combat range, km
-
Service ceiling, m
16.800
ARMAMENT Two 30 mm cannons NR-30 (160 rounds).
Warload - 3.000 kg in 8 hardpoints.
R-60, Kh-23, Kh-25. Bombs - free fall, guided, cluster, fire bombs, cannon pods UPK-23-250, pods KMGU-1 and KMGU-2 etc.

 


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