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KC-97 Stratotanker

Specifications
Manufacturer:Boeing Aircraft Company
Designation:KC-97
Version:L
Nickname:Stratofreighter
Type:Tanker
Crew:Five - Pilot, Copilot, Navigator, Flight Engineer and Boom Operator
Length:117' 5"
Height:38' 4"
Wingspan:141' 2"
Empty Weight:82,500 lbs
Max Weight:175,000 lbs
Load More than 9,000 gallons of fuel
No. of Engines:6
Powerplant:4 - Pratt & Whitney R-4360-59 Wasp Major radial piston engines (and)
2 - General Electric J-47-GE-23 turbojet engines
Horsepower (each P&W):3,500
Thrust (each GE):5,200 lbs
Cruise Speed:300 mph
Max Speed:375 mph
Service Ceiling:30,000 ft
Range:2,300 mi
Armament none



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