Martin Baltimore

Baltimore

 

Type

 Light bomber

Armament

 Baltimore I - 4 x 0303in Browning MG
1 x 0303in Vickers K MG
Baltimore II - 4 x 0303in Browning MG
2 x 0303in Vickers K MG
Baltimore III - Boulton Paul turret with 4 x 0303in Browning MG
Baltimore IV o V - Martin turret with 2 x 05in Browning MG
2 x 0303in Vickers K MG
Baltimore I-V - 907kg bombload

Engine

 Baltimore I o II - 2 x Wright Cyclone R-2600-A5B 14cyl two row radial engine 1600hp each
Baltimore III o IV - 2 x Wright Cyclone R-2600-19 14cyl two row radial engine 1660hp each
Baltimore V - 2 x Wright Cyclone R-2600-29 14cyl two row radial engine 1700hp each

Weight

 Baltimore III - Empty 6.895kg - Take-off 10.433kg

Crew

 4

Speed

 Baltimore I o II - 495km/h
Baltimore III o IV - 485km/h
Baltimore V - 515km/h

Year of construction

 1941 - 1944

Quantity

 1575

User

 UK  Australia  France  Italy  South Africa and Turkey

Manufacturer

 The Glenn L. Martin Company