Blackburn Firebrand (B-37)

Mk IV

TF

 

Type

Carrierborne torpedo fighter

Armament

 4 x 20mm Hispano Mk II cannons
839kg external torpedo or bomb load or
 2 x  454kg bombs

Engine

F.1 and F.2 - 1 x 2305hp Napier Sabre III 24-cyl
F.3 - 1 x Bristol Centaurus IX 18-cyl radial engine 2500hp

Weight

Empty 5368kg - Max take-off 6826kg

Crew

1

Speed

571km/h

Tear of construction

1942 - 1947

Quantity

193

User

UK

Manufacturer

 The Blackburn Aircraft Company