Koolhoven FK-51

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  1. WAKEN

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    Did the Koolhoven FK-51 have any armament? Also could it carry any bombs?

    Thanks,

    Neil
     
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    Model: Koolhoven FK-51
    Task: plane/Patrol
    Crew: 2
    Dimensions: Height: 9m
    Length: 7.85m
    Weight: 1000 kilogrammes
    Loaded weight: 1550 kilogrammes

    Performance: Maximum speed: 235 km/h
    Cruise speed: 215 km/h
    Ceiling: 5600 m.
    Range: 730 km

    Engine: Armstrong Siddeley Cheetah IX of 350 pkw (260 hp)

    Armament:

    Models 1 till 10: none
    Models 11 till 25: one 7,7mm Lewis machine-gun in the wing
    Models 400 till 428: two 7.7 mm machine-guns, 1 in the wing and 1 for the observer.
    Production: 15 (MLD), 45 (drawer/knil), 54 (LuVa) and 28 (Spain)

    Source: http://www.go2war2.nl/artikel/249

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    Source: http://www.cofe.ru/avia/K/photos_avia_K-32.htm
     
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    Thanks very much
     
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