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    • Year
      1906
      2018
    • Length
      24 m
      37 m
    • Height
      6 m
      11 m
    • Width
      1 m
      8 m
    • Diameter
      3 m
      9 m
    • Wing area
      129 m2
      194 m2
    • Wingspan (Beam)
      34 m
      52 m
    • Wing loading
      269 kg/m2
      405 kg/m2
    • Swept
      4 m
      10 m
    • Sweep
      25 deg
      68 deg
    • Aspect ratio
      9
      14
    • Disc area
      1 m2
      460 m2
    • Main rotor diameter
      1 m
      62 m
    • Rotor number
      1 qt
      8 qt
    • Blades per rotor
      4 qt
      5 qt
    • Disc loading
      17 kg/m2
      73 kg/m2
    • Tail rotor diameter
      0 m
      5 m
    • Empty weight
      27034 kg
      40552 kg
    • Max. takeoff weight (Gross weight)
      48443 kg
      72666 kg
    • Loaded weight
      43200 kg
      64800 kg
    • Crew
      8 per.
      14 per.
    • Useful load
      26 kg
      90700 kg
    • Payload
      23 kg
      122470 kg
    • Capacity passengers
      1 per.
      400 per.
    • Hardpoints
      1 qt
      2576 qt
    • Ground Speed
      96 km/h
      1500 km/h
    • Max. Speed
      459 km/h
      689 km/h
    • Сruise Speed
      280 km/h
      420 km/h
    • Stall Speed
      136 km/h
      204 km/h
    • Landing Speed
      68 km/h
      270 km/h
    • Minimum control speed
      24 km/h
      113 km/h
    • Never exceed speed
      107 km/h
      1050 km/h
    • Fuel Capacity
      23 l
      320000 l
    • Fuel External
      142 l
      10025 l
    • Power/mass
      0 hp/kg
      23 hp/kg
    • Thrust/weight
      0 kN/kg
      3 kN/kg
    • Afterburning thrust
      29 kN/kg
      980 kN/kg
    • Total Power
      7040 hp
      10560 hp
    • Thrust
      1 kN
      1914 kN
    • Service ceiling
      7766 m
      11650 m
    • Static ceiling
      3 m
      5485 m
    • Range (Ferry range)
      4184 km
      6276 km
    • Range PTB (Ferry range)
      7200 km
      10000 km
    • Сombat radius
      2060 km
      3090 km
    • Endurance
      0 h
      150 h
    • Takeoff roll
      20 m
      3200 m
    • Landing roll
      20 m
      2570 m
    • Maximum glide ratio
      7
      43
    • Load factor from
      2 G
      9 G
    • Rate of climb
      219 m/min
      330 m/min
    • Rate of sink
      36 m/min
      56 m/min
    • Time to altitude
      0 min
      105 min
    • Propellers
      1 qt
      8 qt
    • Prop diameter
      1 m
      6 m
    • Prop blade number
      1 qt
      8 qt
    • Guns
      1 qt
      18 qt
    • Bombs
      1 qt
      250 qt
    • Missiles
      1 qt
      24 qt
    • Rockets
      1 qt
      76 qt
    • Torpedoes
      1 qt
      4 qt
    • Bombs weight
      2 kg
      39000 kg
    • Rockets weight
      1 kg
      48 kg
    • Number built
      3176 qt
      4764 qt
    • Price
      511350 USD
      767026 USD

Boeing B-29 Superfortress

TypeAircraft
Company

Boeing

Scheme

Low wing

Monoplane

Geometry
Length (m)
1.9
 
30.2
88.7
Height (m)
0.6
 
8.5
50.1
Wings
Wing area (m2)
1.1
 
161.3
925
Wingspan (Beam) (m)
0.1
 
43.1
95
Wing loading (kg/m2)
3.1
 
337
829
Aspect ratio
1.7
 
11.5
25.6
Weights
Empty weight (kg)
8
 
33,792.6
276,800
Max. takeoff weight (Gross weight) (kg)
154
 
60,554.6
575,000
plus combat load
Loaded weight (kg)
5
 
54,000
242,500
Capacity
Crew (per.)
1
 
11
112
Pilot, Co-pilot, Bombardier, Flight Engineer, Navigator, Radio Operator, Radar Observer, Right Gunner, Left Gunner, Central Fire Control, Tail Gunner
Speeds
Max. Speed (km/h)
25
 
574
28,165
Сruise Speed (km/h)
52
 
350
3,087
Stall Speed (km/h)
40
 
170
257.7
Power
Total Power (hp)
0.4
 
8,800
60,000
4 powerplants 2200 hp each
Performance
Service ceiling (m)
0.6
 
9,707.9
161,544
Range (Ferry range) (km)
4
 
5,230
40,700
Range PTB (Ferry range) (km)
720
 
9,000
10,000
Сombat radius (km)
277
 
2,575
7,210
Dynamic Performance
Rate of climb (m/min)
1.9
 
274.3
36,000
Stat
Number built (qt)
0
 
3,970
43,000
Price (USD)
41.5
 
639,188
750.0 million
Introduction 1944
First flight 21.09.1942
Stop production 21.06.1960

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