Bristol Blenheim

Blenheim

Finland had 46 of these bombers.

 

Type

Light bomber and Night fighter

Armament

Mk IV - 4 x 0303in Browning
454kg bomb load

Engine

Mk I - 2 x 840hp Bristol Mercury VIII 9-cyl
Mk IV - 2 x 995hp Bristol Mercury XV 9-cyl
Mk V - 2 x 950hp Bristol Mercury XXX 9-cyl 

Weight

Mk I - Empty 4.013kg  - Max take-off 5.947kg
Mk IV - Empty 4.456kg - Max take-off 6.804kg
Mk V - Empty 4.990kg - Max take-off 7.711kg

Crew

3

Speed

Mk I - 459km/h
Mk IV - 428km/h
Mk V - 418km/h

Year of construction

1939 - 1943

Quantity

Mk I - 1365
Mk IV - 3297
Mk V - 942

User

 UK, Canada, Finland, France, Greece, Yugoslavia, Lithuania, Portuga, Roumania and Turkey

Manufacturer

 Bristol Aeroplane Company, A.V. Roe and Canadian Vickers