Brewster F2A "Buffalo"

F2A-2

F2A-2

F2A Singapore

The defender of Singapore unpack a Buffalo out of the "box".

In RAF service

Type

 Carrier based fighter

Armament

4 x 050in 12,7mm M2 Browning MG
105kg bombload

Engine

1 x 1200hp Wright R-1820-40 Cyclone 9cyl radial piston engine 

Weight

Empty 2.100kg  - Max take-off 3.200kg

Crew

1

Speed

517km/h

Year of construction

1939-1942

Quantity

Finland - 44
Belgium - 40
Netherlands -112
UK - 170
Australia - 17

User

USA, Australia, Finland, New Zealand and UK

Manufacturer

Brewster Aircraft Company