developed the license built Wright R-1820 Cyclone (M-25) into the M-62.
This engine had a two-stage supercharger and an improved induction system.
In 1941, the Soviet Union changed its aircraft and engine designations to
a constructor system. The M-62 was redesignated the ASh-62. Including the
related M-63, over 67,000 were produced.
- M-62: 1,000 hp (746 kW)
- ASh-62: 1,000 hp (746 kW)
- 9 cylinder, air-cooled, radial
- two-speed supercharger
- displacement: 1,823 cubic inches (29.8 litres)
- bore x stroke: 6.125 x 6.875 inches
- Antonov An-2
- Polikarpov I-16
- Polikarpov I-153