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B-17 Specifications

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  • Wing: Span 103 feet 9 inches; Area = 1420 square feet
  • Tail: Span 43 feet; 331.1 square feet
  • Overall Length: 74 feet 9 inches
  • Rudder: 19 feet 1 inch
  • b17g-crewGross Weight: 65,000 pounds uo tp 72,000 pounds
  • Top Speed: 287 miles per hour 
  • Cruising Speed: 160 miles per hour
  • Maximum Range: 3,750 miles - (approximately 1,600 miles with 6,000 pound bomb load)
  • Armament: Twelve .50 caliber machine guns
  • Bomb Load: 20,000 pounds, maximum
  • Fuel Load: 2,780 gallons overload. 3,600 gallons with bomb bay tanks
  • Service Ceiling: 36,000 fett
  • Power: Four Wright R-1820-97, 1200 horsepower radial engines
  • Crew: 10 - Pilot and So-Pilot, Engineer, Bombardier, Navigator, Radio Operator, Two Waist Gunners, Tail Gunner and Ball Turret Gunner

 

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