/ Mitsubishi B2M
The Mitsubishi B2M was a Japanese carrier-based torpedo bomber of the 1920s and 1930s.
It was built by Mitsubishi to a design by Blackburn Aircraft of Britain and was operated by the Imperial Japanese Navy.
Prototype aircraft built by Blackburn Aircraft.
Three Japanese-built prototypes.
Initial production aircraft.
Improved production variant with reduced wingspan and modified tail.
10.27 m (33 ft 8 in)
15.22 m (49 ft 11 in)
3.71 m (12 ft 2 in)
55 m2 (590 sq ft)
22,670 kg (49,979 lb)
3,600 kg (7,937 lb)
1 × Hispano-Suiza 12 Lbr V-12 water-cooled piston engine, 485 kW (650 hp)
213 km/h (132 mph, 115 kn)
1,779 km (1,105 mi, 961 nmi)
4,500 m (14,800 ft)
1 × forward firing 7.7 mm (.303 in) machine gun
1 × flexible 7.7 mm (.303 in) machine gun in rear cockpit
1 × 800 kg (1,764 lb) torpedo or equivalent weight of bombs.
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