Blohm und Voss Bv 138

BV 138

BV 138

BV 138

Ha 138V2

The top photos shows BV 138 built for mine sweeping.

Data Bv 138C

Type

Maritime reconnaissance flying boat

Armament

2 x 20mm MG 151 cannon
1 x 13mm MG 131
3 x 7,9mm MG 15
4 x 150kg external bomb load

Engine

Bv 138A - 3 x  Junkers Jumo 205C-4 600hp
Bv 138C - 3 x Junkers Jumo 205D diesel  880hp

Weight

 Empty 11.000kg - Max take-off 17.500kg

Crew

6

Speed

275km/h

Year of construction

1937-1943

Quantity

Bv 138A-0 - 6
Bv 138A-1 - 25
Bv138B-0 - 6
Bv 138B-1 - 14
Bv 138C-1 - 227

User

Germany

Manufacturer

Hamburger Flugzeugbau GmbH