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P-40 C WarHawk

510 Tw4g18  4 months ago

The Curtiss P-40 Warhawk is an American single-engined, single-seat, all-metal fighter and ground-attack aircraft that first flew in 1938. The P-40 design was a modification of the previous Curtiss P-36 Hawk which reduced development time and enabled a rapid entry into production and operational service. The Warhawk was used by most Allied powers during World War II, and remained in frontline service until the end of the war. It was the third most-produced American fighter of World War II, after the P-51 and P-47; by November 1944, when production of the P-40 ceased, 13,738 had been built, all at Curtiss-Wright Corporation's main production facilities at Buffalo, New York.

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General Characteristics

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  • Wingspan 36.6ft (11.2m)
  • Length 35.7ft (10.9m)
  • Height 14.2ft (4.3m)
  • Empty Weight 4,608lbs (2,090kg)
  • Loaded Weight 6,190lbs (2,807kg)

Performance

  • Horse Power/Weight Ratio 0.444
  • Wing Loading 21.3lbs/ft2 (104.2kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 290.2ft2 (27.0m2)
  • Drag Points 1379

Parts

  • Number of Parts 64
  • Control Surfaces 5
  • Performance Cost 350
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    5,272 sam1333

    @Tw4g18 i was just saying to @JustLookingForFriends that he was thinking of a different model

    +1 4 months ago
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    510 Tw4g18

    @sam1333 Yea Sorry i forgot to change its name

    +1 4 months ago
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    5,272 sam1333

    @JustLookingForFriends the P-40E only had 6 browning's 3 in each wing

    I think your thinking of the B model

    +1 4 months ago