Dornier Do 217

Do 217K

Do 217N

Do 217P

Do-217J-2 with Lichtenstein C-1 radar

Type

 217E, K och M - Bomber
217J och N - Night fighter
217P - High-altitude reconnaissance

Armament

217E - 2 x 13mm MG 131
1 x 15mm MG 151/15
4000kg bomb load
217K - 2 x 13mm MG 131
1 x 15mm MG 151/15
4 x 7,92mm MG 81
4000kg bomb load
2 x Hs 293 misiles
217M -  2 x 13mm MG 131
4-6 x 7,92mm MG 81
4000kg bomb load
2 x Hs 293 misiles
217J and N - 4 x 20mm MG FF cannons
4 x 7,92mm MG 17
1 x 13mm MG 131
217P - 3 x 7,92mm MG 81
2 x 500kg bomb load

Engine

 217E och J - 2 x BMW 801A 18cyl 1580hp
217K - 2 x BMW 801D 18cyl 1700hp
217M and N - 2 x Daimler-Benz DB603A V-12  1750hp
217P - 2 x Daimler-Benz DB603B V-12 1860hp

Weight

 217E - Empty 8.850kg   - Max take-off 15.000kg
217M - Empty 9.000kg   - Max take-off 16.570kg
217K, J and N - Empty 9.450kg   - Max take-off 13.590kg
217P - Empty 10.350kg   - Max take-off 15.840kg

Crew

217E, K, M and P -4
217J and N - 3

Speed

217E - 515km/h
217K - 533km/h
217M - 557km/h
217J och N - 498km/h
217P - 781km/h

Year of construction

 1940 - 1943

Quantity

217E - 800
217K - 950

User

Germany and Italy

Manufacturer

Dornier-Werke GmbH