Westland Lysander

Lyasander

Lysander Frankrike

Lysander Mk III

Lysander

 

Type

 Reconnaissance plane

Armament

 1-3 x 0303in 7,7mm Browning MG
1 x 0303in 7,7mm Lewis/Vickers MG
113kg bombload or 16 x 9kg bombs

Engine

 Mk I - Bristol Mercury XII 9cyl radial engine 890hp
Mk II - Bristol Mercury XX 9cyl radial engine 905hp
Mk III - Bristol Mercury XX/XXX 9cyl radial engine 870hp

Weight

 Mk I - Empty 1.834kg - Max take-off 2.645kg

Crew

 2

Speed

 Mk I o II - 381km/h
Mk III - 306km/h

Year of construction

 June 1938 - 

Quantity

 1425 (GB)
325 (Can)

User

 UK  Australia  Canada  Egypt  Finland  Ireland  Poland  South Africa and Turkey

Manufacturer

 Westland Aircraft Ltd and National Steel Car Corporation (Can)