PBY Catalina

 
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General Info

  • Name: PBY Catalina
  • Code Name: Catalina
  • Country: USA
  • Manufacturer: Consolidated Aircraft Corporation
  • Designed by: Isaac M. Laddon
  • Type: Airplane
  • Category: Military Aircraft
  • Sub Type: flying boat
  • Manufacturing date: Oct 1936
  • Maiden flight: Mar 1935

Technical characteristics

  • Empty weight: 9485 kg
  • Service ceiling: 4000 m
  • Wing loading: 123.6 kg/m2
  • Height: 6.15 m
  • Cruise speed: 201 km/h
  • Wing area: 130 m2
  • Range: 4030 km
  • Rate of climb: 5.1 m/s
  • Max speed: 314 km/h
  • Length: 19.46 m
  • Max takeoff weight: 16066 kg
  • Wingspan: 31.7 m

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