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XB-51_No_1

Specifications (XB-51)General characteristics Crew: 2 Length: 85 ft 1 in (25.9 m) Wingspan: 53 ft 1 in (16.2 m) Height: 17 ft 4 in (5.3 m) Wing area: 548 ft² (50.9 m²) Empty weight: 29,584 lb (13,419 kg) Loaded weight: 55,923 lb (25,366 kg) Max takeoff weight: 62,457 lb (28,330 kg) Powerplant: 3 × General Electric J47-GE-13 turbojets Performance Maximum speed: 645 mph (1,040 km/h) Range: 1,075 mi (1,730 km) Ferry range: 1,613 mi (2,596 km) Service ceiling: 40,500 ft (12,300 m) Rate of climb: 6,980 ft/min (35.5 m/s) Wing loading: 102 lb/ft² (498 kg/m²) Thrust/weight: 0.28 Armament Guns: 8 × 20 mm (0.79 in) cannon with 1,280 rounds Rockets: 8 × High Velocity Aerial Rockets (HVAR) Bombs: 2,000 (907 kg)

XB-51_No_1
johnbr, May 3, 2011
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