Avro Anson (625)

Anson Mk I

 

Type

 Transport, reconnaissance and multi-role trainer

Armament

4 x Lewis or Browning MG
227kg Internal bomb load

Engine

Anson I o X - 2 x Armstrong Siddeley IX 7cyl radial engine 355hp each
Anson II o III - 2 x Jacobs L-6MB (R-915) 7cyl radial engine 330hp each
Anson IV - 2 x Wright R-975-E3 Whirlwind 450hp each
Anson V o VI - 2 x Pratt&Whitney R-985-AN14B Wasp junior 450hp each
Anson XI o XII - 2 x Armstrong Siddeley Cheetah XIX or XV 7cyl radial engine 420hp each

Weight

Empty 2.438kg/2.953kg - Max take-off 3.620kg/4.491kg

Crew

3-5

Speed

ca 310km/h

Year of construction

March 1936-May 1952

Quantity

11020

User

UK, Australia, Canada, Egypt, France, Iran, Ireland, Netherlands and USA

Manufacturer

A.V. Roe Ltd, Bracebridge Heath, Newton Heat, Yeadon and Federal Aircraft (Can)