Kawasaki Ki-61 "Hién" (Tony)

Ki-61

Ki-61 Ic

Ki-61 during tests in US

 

Type

 Fighter

Armament

Ki-61-I - 2 x 20mm or 30mm cannons  152/20
2 x 7,7mm MG
2 x 250kg bombs
Ki-61-II - 4 x 20mm Ho-5 cannons
2 x 12,7mm Ho-103 MG
2 x 250kg bombs

Engine

Ki-61-I - Kawasaki Ha-40 V-12 1175hp
Ki-61-II - Kawasaki Ha-140 V-12 1450h

Weight

 Ki-61-I - Empty 2.630kg - Max take-off 3.470kg
Ki-61-II - Empty 2.855kg - Max take-off 3.825kg

Crew

 1

Speed

 Ki-61-I - 560km/h
Ki-61-II - 610km/h

Year of construction

 August 1942 - 1945

Quantity

 Ki-61-I - 2654
Ki-61-II - 374

User

 Japan

Manufacturer

 Kawasaki Kokuki Kogyo