Caproni Ca.95

1st Flight 1929

The Caproni Ca.95 was a large, three engine, long range, heavy bomber prototype built in Italy in 1929.

It could carry a 1,600 kg (3,500 lb) bomb load and had three defensive gun positions. 

Specifications

Crew: Four

Length: 21.90 m (71 ft 10 in)

Wingspan: 41.43 m (135 ft 11 in)

Height: 5.35 m (17 ft 7 in) 

Wing area: 23.4 m2 (252 sq ft)

Empty weight: 7,500 kg (16,535 lb) weights from

Gross weight: 15,000 kg (33,069 lb)

Fuel capacity: 6,000 l (1,300 imp gal; 1,600 US gal)

Power plant: 3 × Isotta Fraschini Asso 1000 water-cooled W-18, 750 kW (1,000 hp) each

Propellers: 2-bladed

Performance

Maximum speed: 250 km/h (160 mph, 130 kn)

Cruise speed: 210 km/h (130 mph, 110 kn)

Minimum control speed: 90 km/h (56 mph, 49 kn)

Range: 3,000 km (1,900 mi, 1,600 nmi)

Service ceiling: 5,000 m (16,000 ft)

Armament

Guns: 1 machine gun in each of dorsal, ventral and tail turrets.

Bombs: 2 × 800 kg (1,800 lb) or the same total weight of smaller bombs.

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