Yokosuka E6Y

Specifications

1st Flight 1929

Crew: 1

Length: 6.69 m (21 ft 11 in)

Wingspan: 8 m (26 ft 3 in)

Height: 2.87 m (9 ft 5 in)

Wing area: 26.70 m2 (287.4 sq ft)

Empty weight: 570 kg (1,257 lb)

Max takeoff weight: 750 kg (1,653 lb)

Powerplant: 1 × Gasuden Jimpu 7-cylinder radial, 120 kW (160 hp)

Performance

Maximum speed: 169 km/h (105 mph, 91 kn)

Range: 600 km (370 mi, 320 nmi)

Endurance: 4.4 hours

Service ceiling: 4,800 m (15,700 ft)

Time to altitude: 3,000 m (9,800 ft) in 20 minutes 14 seconds

Power/mass: 5.77 kg (12.7 lb)/hp

Armament

None

Variants

Yokosho 2-Go – First prototype equipped with a 130 horsepower (97 kW) Mitsubishi-licensed Armstrong Siddeley Mongoose.

Yokosho 2-Go Kai – Second prototype equipped by a 160 horsepower (120 kW) Gasuden Jimpu

E6Y1 – Production version of the 2-Go Kai manufactured by Kawanishi.

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