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    • Year
      1906
      2018
    • Length
      10 m
      17 m
    • Height
      3 m
      5 m
    • Width
      1 m
      8 m
    • Diameter
      3 m
      9 m
    • Wing area
      50 m2
      77 m2
    • Wingspan (Beam)
      17 m
      26 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
      3 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
      4853 kg
      7281 kg
    • Max. takeoff weight (Gross weight)
      7847 kg
      11771 kg
    • Loaded weight
      6289 kg
      9435 kg
    • Crew
      4 per.
      6 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
      356 km/h
      535 km/h
    • Сruise Speed
      314 km/h
      472 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
      1211 l
      1817 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
      944 hp
      1416 hp
    • Thrust
      1 kN
      1914 kN
    • Service ceiling
      7804 m
      11706 m
    • Static ceiling
      3 m
      5485 m
    • Range (Ferry range)
      3347 km
      5021 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
      360 m/min
      540 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
      2 qt
      4 qt
    • Guns
      4 qt
      8 qt
    • Bombs
      16 qt
      24 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
      10 qt
      16 qt
    • Price
      175200 USD
      262800 USD

Bell YFM-1 Airacuda

TypeAircraft
Company

Bell Aircraft Corporation

Scheme

Monoplane

Midwing

Geometry
Length (m)
1.9
 
13.7
88.7
Height (m)
0.6
 
4.1
50.1
Wings
Wing area (m2)
1.1
 
63.5
925
Wingspan (Beam) (m)
0.1
 
21.3
95
Rotors
Rotor number (qt)
1
 
2
8
Weights
Empty weight (kg)
8
 
6,067.3
276,800
Max. takeoff weight (Gross weight) (kg)
154
 
9,808.9
575,000
Loaded weight (kg)
5
 
7,862.1
242,500
Capacity
Crew (per.)
1
 
5
112
pilot, copilot/navigator, radio operator/gunner, two gunners
Speeds
Max. Speed (km/h)
25
 
445.8
28,165
Сruise Speed (km/h)
52
 
392.7
3,087
Fuel
Fuel Capacity (l)
23
 
1,514.2
320,000
Power
Total Power (hp)
0.4
 
1,180
60,000
2 powerplants 1090 hp
Performance
Service ceiling (m)
0.6
 
9,755
161,544
Range (Ferry range) (km)
4
 
4,184
40,700
Dynamic Performance
Rate of climb (m/min)
1.9
 
450
36,000
Propellers
Prop blade number (qt)
1
 
3
8
Combat
Guns (qt)
1
 
6
18
2 × 37 mm (1.46 in) M4 cannons (110 rpg); 2 × .30 in (7.62 mm) M1919 Browning machine guns in front of nacelles; 2 × .50 in (12.7 mm) M2 Browning machine guns (600 rpg) in side blisters
Bombs (qt)
1
 
20
250
14 kg fragmentation bombs in wing bays
Stat
Number built (qt)
0
 
13
43,000
Price (USD)
41.5
 
219,000
750.0 million
Introduction 1937
First flight 01.09.1937
Stop production 1942

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