Boeing xpbb-1 "Sea Ranger"

XPBB-1

XPBB-1 was the largest twin engined flying boat built during the war and could stay in the air for 72 hours.

 

Type

 Long distance flying boat

Armament

 4-8 x 12,7mm MG
9.100kg bombload

Engine

 2 x Wright R-3350-8 Cyclone 18-cyl radial engine 2300hp each

Weight

 Empty 18.380kg - Max take-off 45.800kg

Crew

 10

Speed

 348km/h

Year of construction

 1942

Quantity

 1

User

 USA

Manufacturer

 Boeing Aircraft Corporation