Mitsubishi Ki 46  (Dinah)

Ki-46 IIIA

Ki-46-III Kai with US markings

 

Type

 Reconnaissanse plane and Nightfighter

Armament

Ki-46-I o II - 2 x 20mm Ho-5 cannons
1 x 7,7mm MG
Ki-46-III - 1 x 37mm Ho-203 cannons
2 x 20mm Ho-5 cannons

Engine

 Ki-46-I - 2 x Mitsubishi Ha-26-1 14cyl two row radial engines 870hp each
Ki-46-II - 2 x Mitsubishi Ha-102 14cyl two row radial engines 1080hp each
Ki-46-III - 2 x Mitsubishi Ha-112-II 14cyl two row radial engines 1500hp each

Weight

Ki-46-I - Empty 3.379kg - Max take-off 4.822kg
Ki-46-II - Empty 3.263kg - Max take-off 5.050kg
Ki-46-III - Empty 3.831kg - Max take-off 5.724kg
Ki-46-IV - Empty 4.010kg - Max take-off 5.900kg

Crew

 2

Speed

  Ki-46-I - 540km/h
Ki-46-II - 604km/h
Ki-46-III o IV - 630km/h

Year of construction

 Mars 1941 - 1944

Quantity

 1742

User

 Japan

Manufacturer

 Mitsubishi Jukogyo KK