Hs 129 B-2 (Romania)
|This page is about the German premium attacker Hs 129 B-2 (Romania). For other uses, see Hs 129 (Family).|
The Hs 129 B-2 (Romanian Air Force) is a rank III gift twin-engine attacker with a battle rating of 3.7 (AB), 3.3 (RB), and 2.7 (SB). It was introduced in Update 1.41.27.
Describe how the aircraft behaves in the air. Speed, manoeuvrability, acceleration and allowable loads - these are the most important characteristics of the vehicle.
| Max Speed
(km/h at ?,000 m)
| Max altitude
| Turn time
| Rate of climb
| Take-off run|
| Max Speed
(km/h at ?,000 m)
|Max altitude (meters)||Turn time (seconds)|| Rate of climb
|Take-off run (meters)|
|Combat flap||Take-off flap||Landing flap||Air brakes||Arrestor gear|
| Wing-break speed
| Gear limit
| Combat flap
|Max Static G|
|< ???||< ???||< ???||> ???|
|Optimal altitude||100% Engine power||WEP Engine power|
|?,??? m||??? hp||?,??? hp|
Survivability and armour
Examine the survivability of the aircraft. Note how vulnerable the structure is and how secure the pilot is, whether the fuel tanks are armoured, etc. Describe the armour, if there is any, and also mention the vulnerability of other critical aircraft systems.
The Hs 129 B-2 (Romania) is armed with:
- 2 x 20 mm MG 151/20 cannon, fuselage-mounted (250 rpg = 500 total)
- 2 x 7.92 mm MG 17 machine gun, fuselage-mounted (1,000 rpg = 2,000 total)
The Hs 129 B-2 (Romania) can be outfitted with the following ordnance:
- 1 x 30 mm MK 103 cannon, belly-mounted (100 rpg)
- 1 x 37 mm BK 3,7 cannon, belly-mounted (12 rpg)
- 4 x 50 kg SC50JA bombs (200 kg total)
Usage in battles
Describe the tactics of playing in an aircraft, the features of using vehicles in a team and advice on tactics. Refrain from creating a "guide" - do not impose a single point of view, but instead, give the reader food for thought. Examine the most dangerous enemies and give recommendations on fighting them. If necessary, note the specifics of the game in different modes (AB, RB, SB).
Manual Engine Control
|Controllable||Not controllable||Not controllable||Not controllable||Separate||Not controllable||Not controllable|
|I||Fuselage Repair||Radiator||Offensive 7 mm||Offensive 20 mm||ETC 50/VIIId|
|II||Compressor||Airframe||New 7 mm MGs||New 20 mm Cannons||R2 Modification|
|III||Wings Repair||Engine||Offensive 30 mm||Offensive 37 mm||BK 3,7 Cannon|
|IV||Engine Injection||Cover||New 30 mm Cannons||New 37 mm Cannons|
Pros and cons
Summarize and briefly evaluate the vehicle in terms of its characteristics and combat effectiveness. Mark its pros and cons in the bulleted list. Try not to use more than 6 points for each of the characteristics. Avoid using categorical definitions such as "bad", "good" and the like - use substitutions with softer forms such as "inadequate" and "effective".
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main template. Be sure to reference text and sources by using
<ref>, as well as adding them at the end of the article. This section may also include the vehicle's dev blog entry (if applicable) and the in-game encyclopedia description (under
=== Encyclopedia Info ===, also if applicable).
Excellent additions to the article would be video guides, screenshots from the game, and photos.
Links to the articles on the War Thunder Wiki that you think will be useful for the reader, for example:
- reference to the series of the aircraft;
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- encyclopedia page on the aircraft;
- other literature.
|Henschel||Hs 129 B-2 · Hs 129 B-2 (Romanian Air Force) · Hs 129 B-3|
|Junkers||Ju 87 G-1 · Ju 87 G-2|
|Germany premium aircraft|
|Rank I||He 51 B-2 /Hydroplane · ▀Marcolin's C.R.42 CN · He 112 B-1/U2 · He 112 B-2/U2 · Fw 189 A-1 · Flegel's Bf 109 A|
|Rank II||▀IL-2 (1942) · ▀Wellington Mk Ic · Bf 109 E-7/U2 · ▀Yak-1B · BV 238 · Bf 110 C-6|
|Rank III||Bf 109 G-2 · ▀P-47D Thunderbolt · Hs 129 B-2 (Romanian Air Force) · ▀La-5FN · Ta 154 A-1|
|Rank IV||He 219 A-7 · Bf 109 Z · Fw 190 D-13 · Do 335 B-2 · ▀Tempest Mk V · Ju 288 C · Fw 190 C|