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THE AIRFORCE - AIRCRAFT - M.19 MASTER II AND III
 
 

Aircraft Stats:

Powerplant: 1 x 870 hp Bristol Mercury XX radial piston engine
Speed: 389 kph, 242mph mph
Range: 632km, 393miles
Seats: 2
Length: 8.99m, 29ft 6in
Span: 10.85m, 7ft 7in
Empty Weight: 1 947kg, 4,293lb
Max T/O Weight: 2 528kg, 5,573lb
Period of Service: 1941 - 1945

Weapons:
None specified

Squadrons:
None specified

Attrition:
No incidents found

M.19 Master II and III

 
Status: Retired
Manufacturer: Miles
Country of Manufacture: United Kingdom
Role: Training
 
Description:

Two-seat advanced trainer. The Master Mk III had a 825 hp Pratt & Whitney Twin Wasp Junior installed in place of the Bristol Mercury engine.

A total of 426 Masters were delivered to the SAAF.

Armament:
Provision for one fixed forward-firing machine-gun and practice bombs.