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RB-47 Specifications

Manufacturer: Boeing Aircraft Company (primary), Douglas and Lockheed
Nickname: Stratojet
Crew: 3 - Pilot, Copilot, Navigator
Gross Weight: 206,700 lbs
No. of Engines: 6
Powerplant: General Electric J-47-GE-25 turbojet engines; JATO (Jet Assisted Take-Off) using auxiliary rocket motors that are jettisoned after take-off.
Thrust (each): 7,200 lbs
Combat Speed: 557 mph at 38,500 ft
Max Speed: 600 mph
Service Ceiling: 40,500 ft
Range: 4,000 mi
Tail Guns: 2 - .20mm cannons in remote tail turret

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