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    • Year
      1906
      2018
    • Length
      21 m
      33 m
    • Height
      8 m
      13 m
    • Width
      1 m
      8 m
    • Diameter
      3 m
      9 m
    • Wing area
      1 m2
      925 m2
    • Wingspan (Beam)
      27 m
      42 m
    • Wing loading
      3 kg/m2
      829 kg/m2
    • Swept
      4 m
      10 m
    • Sweep
      25 deg
      68 deg
    • Aspect ratio
      1
      26
    • 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
      17330 kg
      25997 kg
    • Max. takeoff weight (Gross weight)
      154 kg
      575000 kg
    • Loaded weight
      28304 kg
      42458 kg
    • Crew
      5 per.
      9 per.
    • Useful load
      26 kg
      90700 kg
    • Payload
      23 kg
      122470 kg
    • Capacity passengers
      27 per.
      41 per.
    • Hardpoints
      1 qt
      2576 qt
    • Ground Speed
      96 km/h
      1500 km/h
    • Max. Speed
      351 km/h
      527 km/h
    • Сruise Speed
      52 km/h
      3087 km/h
    • Stall Speed
      40 km/h
      258 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
      5408 hp
      8112 hp
    • Thrust
      1 kN
      1914 kN
    • Service ceiling
      4145 m
      6218 m
    • Static ceiling
      3 m
      5485 m
    • Range (Ferry range)
      2316 km
      3476 km
    • Range PTB (Ferry range)
      720 km
      10000 km
    • Сombat radius
      277 km
      7210 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
      225 m/min
      339 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
      12 qt
      20 qt
    • Price
      41 USD
      750000000 USD

Shorts S.45 Solent

TypeAircraft
Company

Short Brothers

Scheme

Monoplane

High wing

Geometry
Length (m)
1.9
 
26.7
88.7
Height (m)
0.6
 
10.4
50.1
Wings
Wingspan (Beam) (m)
0.1
 
34.4
95
Weights
Empty weight (kg)
8
 
21,663.6
276,800
Loaded weight (kg)
5
 
35,381
242,500
Capacity
Crew (per.)
1
 
7
112
Capacity passengers (per.)
1
 
34
400
Speeds
Max. Speed (km/h)
25
 
439
28,165
Power
Total Power (hp)
0.4
 
6,760
60,000
4 powerplants 1690 hp each
Performance
Service ceiling (m)
0.6
 
5,181.6
161,544
Range (Ferry range) (km)
4
 
2,896
40,700
Dynamic Performance
Rate of climb (m/min)
1.9
 
281.9
36,000
Stat
Number built (qt)
0
 
16
43,000
First flight 11.11.1946

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