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    • Year
      1906
      2018
    • Length
      10 m
      16 m
    • Height
      3 m
      6 m
    • Width
      1 m
      8 m
    • Diameter
      3 m
      9 m
    • Wing area
      37 m2
      57 m2
    • Wingspan (Beam)
      14 m
      22 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
      5657 kg
      8487 kg
    • Max. takeoff weight (Gross weight)
      9217 kg
      13826 kg
    • Loaded weight
      5 kg
      242500 kg
    • Crew
      1 per.
      3 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
      412 km/h
      618 km/h
    • Сruise Speed
      320 km/h
      482 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
      2560 hp
      3840 hp
    • Thrust
      1 kN
      1914 kN
    • Service ceiling
      4632 m
      6950 m
    • Static ceiling
      3 m
      5485 m
    • Range (Ferry range)
      2252 km
      3380 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
      390 m/min
      586 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
      4 qt
      6 qt
    • Bombs
      1 qt
      3 qt
    • Missiles
      1 qt
      24 qt
    • Rockets
      6 qt
      10 qt
    • Torpedoes
      1 qt
      2 qt
    • Bombs weight
      2 kg
      39000 kg
    • Rockets weight
      1 kg
      48 kg
    • Number built
      4742 qt
      7114 qt
    • Price
      41 USD
      750000000 USD

Bristol Type 156 Beaufighter

TypeAircraft
Company

Bristol Aeroplane Company

Scheme

Midwing

Monoplane

Geometry
Length (m)
1.9
 
12.6
88.7
Height (m)
0.6
 
4.8
50.1
Wings
Wing area (m2)
1.1
 
46.7
925
Wingspan (Beam) (m)
0.1
 
17.7
95
Weights
Empty weight (kg)
8
 
7,072.4
276,800
Max. takeoff weight (Gross weight) (kg)
154
 
11,521.3
575,000
Capacity
Crew (per.)
1
 
2
112
pilot, observer
Speeds
Max. Speed (km/h)
25
 
515
28,165
at 3050 m
Сruise Speed (km/h)
52
 
401
3,087
Power
Total Power (hp)
0.4
 
3,200
60,000
2 powerplants 1600 hp each
Performance
Service ceiling (m)
0.6
 
5,791.2
161,544
without torpedo
Range (Ferry range) (km)
4
 
2,816
40,700
Dynamic Performance
Rate of climb (m/min)
1.9
 
487.7
36,000
without torpedo
Combat
Guns (qt)
1
 
5
18
20 mm Hispano Mk II cannon (240 rpg) in nose; manually operated .303 in (7.7 mm) Browning for observer
Bombs (qt)
1
 
2
250
113,4 kg bombs or
Rockets (qt)
1
 
8
76
RP-3 "60 lb" (27 kg) rockets (underwing)
Torpedoes (qt)
1
 
1
4
British 18 inch torpedo or Mark 13 torpedo or
Stat
Number built (qt)
0
 
5,928
43,000
Introduction 27.07.1940
First flight 17.07.1939
Stop production 1960

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