Renard R.37

The Renard R.37 was an all-metal fighter/ground attack aircraft designed for the Belgian Air Force. 

Variants

R.37

Base Series Designation

1 x lone prototype completed and flown in 1940

 Fate Unknown

R.37B

Proposed two-seat ground-attack

Specifications

Crew

1

Length

27.56 ft (8.4 m)

Width/Span

38.22 ft (11.65 m)

Height

9.51 ft (2.9 m)

Weight

Empty Weight

3,990 lb (1,810 kg)

MTOW

5,512 lb (2,500 kg) (Diff: +1,521lb)

Powerplant  

1 x Gnome-Rhone 14N-21 14-cylinder air-cooled radial piston engine developing 1,100 horsepower and driving a three-bladed propeller unit at the nose.

Performance

Maximum Speed

317 mph (510 kph; 275 kts)

Service Ceiling

32,808 feet (10,000 m; 6.21 miles)

Maximum Range

621 miles (1,000 km; 540 nm)

Proposed Armament 

2 x 13.2mm Heavy Machine Guns in wings (1 per wing).

4 x 7.7mm Medium Machine Guns in wings (2 per wing).

 

 

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