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THE AIRFORCE - AIRCRAFT - P-40 KITTYHAWK MK IA
 
 

Aircraft Stats:

Powerplant: 1 x 1,360hp Allison V-1710 inline piston engine
Speed: 580 kph, 360mph mph
Range: 386km, 240miles
Seats: 1
Length: 10.20m, 33ft 4in
Span: 11.42m, 4ft 4in
Empty Weight: 2 724kg, 6,000lb
Max T/O Weight: 3 277kg, 7,215lb
Period of Service: 1942 - 1944

Weapons:
None specified

Squadrons:
None specified

Attrition:
No incidents found

P-40 Kittyhawk Mk IA

Status: Retired
Manufacturer: Curtiss
Country of Manufacture: United States
Role: Fighter/Bomber
 
Description:

RAF version of the P-40E.

Armament: Four 0.3in (7.62mm) machine-guns in wings and provision for one 500lb (227kg) bomb under the fuselage.


Images:

Kittyhawk MK 1 in North Africa. Kittyhawk Mk I EV421 'DB-H' of 5 Sqn. Kittyhawk of 11 OTU (Photo: Fritz Johl) Kittyhawk of 11 OTU (Photo: Fritz Johl) Kittyhawk of 73 OTU (Photo: Fritz Johl) Three-view.