Fairey Firefly

Mk I

Mk IV

Fairey Firefly Mk I

 

Type

 Carrier based Fighter

Armament

 Mk I-V - 4 x 20mm Hispano cannons
907kg bombload
Mk VI-VII - 1359kg bombload

Engine

 Mk I-III - Rolls-Royce Griffon IIB/XII V-12 1730hp/1990hp
Mk IV-VII - Rolls-Royce Griffon 74 V-12 2245hp

Weight

 Mk I - Empty 4.422kg - Max take-off 6.359kg
Mk IV - Empty 4.491kg - Max take-off 6.317kg
Mk VII - Empty 4.997kg - Max take-off 6.337kg

Crew

 2

Speed

 Mk I - 509km/h
Mk IV - 618km/h

Year of construction

August 1942-May 1945 (1955)

Quantity

 600 (wartime) (1700 in all)

User

 UK

Manufacturer

 Fairey Aviation Company