Mitsubishi Ki-1

Specifications

1st Flight 1933

Crew: 4

Length: 14.8 m (48 ft 7 in)

Wingspan: 26.5 m (86 ft 11 in)

Height: 4.92 m (16 ft 2 in)

Empty weight: 4,880 kg (10,759 lb)

Gross weight: 8,100 kg (17,857 lb)

Powerplant: 2 × Mitsubishi Ha2-II V-12 water-cooled piston engines, 523 kW (701 hp) each

Propellers: 2-bladed wooden fixed-pitch propellers

Performance

Maximum speed: 220 km/h (140 mph, 120 kn)

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

Armament

Guns: 3× 7.7 mm (0.303 in) machine guns

Bombs: 1,500 kg (3,300 lb) of bombs

Variants

Ki-1-I (Army Type 93-I Heavy Bomber)

Initial production variant, powered by two 701 hp (523 kW) Mitsubishi Ha2-II (Army Type 93-II 700 hp Water Cooled In-line) V-12 engines.

Ki-1-II (Army Type 93-II Heavy Bomber)

Improved version with more powerful engines, strengthened airframe, powered by two 723 hp (539 kW) Mitsubishi Ha2-III (Army Type 93-III 700 hp Water Cooled In-line) V-12 engines.

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