Yokosuka E14Y

Specifications

1st Flight 1939

Crew: 2

Length: 8.54 m (28 ft 0 in)

Wingspan: 11 m (36 ft 1 in)

Height: 3.8 m (12 ft 6 in)

Wing area: 19 m2 (200 sq ft)

Empty weight: 1,119 kg (2,467 lb)

Gross weight: 1,450 kg (3,197 lb)

Max takeoff weight: 1,600 kg (3,527 lb)

Powerplant: 1 × Hitachi GK2 Tempu 12 9-cylinder air-cooled radial piston engine, 250 kW (340 hp) for take-off

224 kW (300 hp) at sea level

Propellers: 2-bladed wooden propeller

Performance

Maximum speed: 246 km/h (153 mph, 133 kn) at sea level

Cruise speed: 167 km/h (104 mph, 90 kn) at 1,000 m (3,281 ft)

Range: 881 km (547 mi, 476 nmi)

Service ceiling: 5,240 m (17,190 ft)

Time to altitude: 3,000 m (9,843 ft) in 10 minutes 11 seconds

Wing loading: 76.3 kg/m2 (15.6 lb/sq ft)

Power/mass: 0.1749 kW/kg (0.1064 hp/lb)

Armament

Guns: 1× flexible, rearward-firing 7.7 mm (0.303 in) Type 92 machine gun for the observer

Bombs: 2× 76 kg (168 lb) bombs (various)

Variants

A total of 126 E14Ys were produced.

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