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Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)


XB-43

Specifications
Manufacturer (Airframe): The Dougals Aircraft Company, Inc., Santa Monica Calif.
Manufacturer (Engines): Designed by the General Electric Co.; built by Chevrolet Div. of General Motors Corporation
Nomenclature Light Bomber
Length/Span: 51.4/71.2 ft.
Wing Area: 563 sq. ft.
Engines: Two st J35 engines capable of 3,820-lbs. of thrust
Takeoff Ground Run: 7,080 ft. (Contractor's guarantee)
Rate of Climb at Sea Level: 2,470 (Contractor's estimate)
Ceiling: 41,800 (combat weight/mil power)
Average Cruise Speed: 365 knots
Maximum Speed: 437 knots (Contractor's estimate)
Combat Cruising Radius: 470 nautical miles
Crew: Three
Armament: None
Maximum Bombload: 8,000 lbs.
Maximum Bomb Size: 4,000 lbs.



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