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Supermarine_Spiteful_FXIV_front_view_c1945

Specifications (Spiteful XIV) Orthographic projection of the Spiteful Mk.XIV. The Spiteful possesses the elliptical horizontal stabiliser of the Spitfire, but lacks the elliptical wing. Data from Supermarine Aircraft since 1914 [5] General characteristics Crew: One Length: 32 ft 11 in (10.03 m) Wingspan: 35 ft 0 in (10.67 m) Height: 13 ft 5 in (4.09 m) Wing area: 210 ft² (19.5 m²) Empty weight: 7,350 lb (3,331 kg) Max. takeoff weight: 9,950 lb (4,523 kg) Powerplant: 1 × Rolls-Royce Griffon 69 V-12 engine, 2,375 hp (1,772 kW) Performance Maximum speed: 483 mph (420 knots, 778 km/h) at 21,000 ft (6,400 m) Range: 564 mi (490 nmi, 908 km) Service ceiling: 42,000 ft (12,800 m) Rate of climb: 4,890 ft/min (24.8 m/s) Armament Guns: 4 × 20 mm (.79 in) Hispano Mk V cannons Rockets: 8-12 × 3inch "60 lb" rocket projectiles Bombs: 2 × 1,000 lb (450 kg) bombs

Supermarine_Spiteful_FXIV_front_view_c1945
johnbr, Dec 24, 2012