Kawasaki Ki-45 KAI "Toryu" (Nick)

Ki-45

Ki-45

Ki-45 KAIc

 

Type

 Longdistance escort plane, Fighter-bomber and Night Fighter

Armament

 Ki-45 and Kai-A - 2 x 12,7mm MG
2 x 7,7mm MG
Kai-B - 1 x 37mm cannon
1 x 12,7mm MG
2 x 7,7mm MG
Kai-C - 4 x 12,7mm MG
1 x 20mm or 37mm cannon
2 x 250kg bombs

Engine

2 x Mitsubishi Ha-102 Typ 1 14cyl two row radial piston engines 1080hp each

Weight

 Empty 3.790-4.000kg - Max take-off 5.500kg

Crew

 2

Speed

 540km/h

Year of construction

 1941 - 1944

Quantity

 1698 of all models

User

 Japan

Manufacturer

 Kawasaki Kokuki Kogyo