Blackburn Shark (B.6)

Shark Mk III

 

Type

 Carrier based torpedo bomber and trainer

Armament

 2 x Vickers K 0.303 7,7mm MG
680kg torpedo or
900kg bombload

Engine

 Mk I and Mk II - 1 x Armstrong-Siddeley Tiger IV radial engine 700-760hp
Mk III - 1 x Bristol Pegasus III radial engine 800hp

Weight

 Empty 1.836kg - Max take-off 3.687kg

Crew

 2-3

Speed

 240km/h

Year of construction

 1937-1939

Quantity

 269

User

 UK  Canada and Portugal

Manufacturer

 Blackburn Aircraft