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ManufacturerB-57 RB-57D
Manufacturer Glenn L. Martin Co. (English Electric)
Type Bomber Recconaissance
Engine 2: J65 turbojets
7,220 lbs thrust each
2: J65 @ 7,200lbs each, J57-P-9 @ 10,000lbs each, J57-P-27A turbojets @ 10,500 lb thrust each
Span64 feet 106 feet [126 feet RB-57F]
Length65 feet 65 ft 6 in
Height15ft 6 in 14 ft 10 in
Loaded Weight 55,000 lb
Max Speed570 mph 582 mph at 40,000 ft
Ceiling49,000 ft J65-65,000 ft , J57-P-9-70,000ft, J57-P-27-67,900ft
Range 3,000 miles
Crew2 1-2
ArmamentFour 20 mm cannons or
four .50 caliber machine guns,
5,000 pounds of bombs in bomb bay,
and eight rockets on wing pylon.

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