Kawasaki Ki-48 I, IIa, IIb and IIc (Lily)

Ki-48

Ki-48 bombers over China 1940.

Ki-48

 

Type

 Light Bomber

Armament

3 x 7,7mm Type 89 MG
400kg bombload
IIc - 2 x 7,7mmType 89 MG
1 x 12,7mm Typ 1 MG
800kg bombload

Engine

Ki-48 I - 2 x Nakajima Ha-25 14cyl radial engine 980hp each
Ki-48 II - 2 x Nakajima Ha-115 14cyl radial engine 1150hp each

Weight

 Ki-48 I - Empty 4.050kg - Max take-off 6.050kg
Ki-48 - II Empty 4.550kg - Max take-off 6.750kg

Crew

 4

Speed

 Ki-48 I - 480km/h
Ki-48 II - 505km/h

Year of construction

 August 1940 - October 1944

Quantity

 Ki-48 I - 557
Ki-48 II - 1420

User

 Japan and China

Manufacturer

 Kawasaki Kokuki KK