Short Stirling S.29

Stirling

Refuel

 

Type

 Heavy Bomber

Armament

 Mk I-III - 6/8 x 0303in 7,7mm Browning MG
6340kg bombload

Engine

 Mk I - 4 x Bristol Hercules II 14cyl radial engine 1375hp each
Mk II - 4 x Wright R-2600A5B Cyclone 1600hp each
Mk III-V - 4 x Bristol Hercules XVI 14cyl radial engine 1650hp each

Weight

Mk I - Empty 19.950kg - Max take-off 26.943kg
Mk III - Empty 21.273kg - Max take-off 31.750kg

Crew

 7-8

Speed

 Mk I-III - 435km/h
Mk IV-V - 451km/h

Year of construction

 May 1940 - November 1945

Quantity

 2381

User

 UK  Canada and Egypt

Manufacturer

 Short Brothers