Fairey Albacore

Albacore

 

Type

Carrierborne torpedo bomber

Armament

2 x 0303in 7,7mm Vickers K
(1 x 0303in 7,7mm Browning)
1 x 730kg torpedo

Engine

1 x  Bristol Taurus II/XII 14cyl radial engine 1065hp/1130hp

Weight

Empty 3.289kg - Max take off 4.808kg

Crew

 3

Speed

259km/h

Year of construction

December 1939-May 1943

Quantity

803

User

UK and Canada

Manufacturer

Fairey Aviation Co