Republic P-47 "Thunderbolt"

P-47D

P-47D

P-47B

P-47N

 

Type

 Fighter and fighter bomber

Armament

 P-47B, C, D o N - 8 x 050in Colt-Browning M-2 MG
P-47D o N - 3/5 external 1134kg bombs or rockets
P-47M - 6 x 050in Colt-Browning MG

Engine

 P-47B - Pratt&Whitney R-2800-21 Double Wasp 18cyl two row radial engine  2000hp
P-47C o D - Pratt&Whitney R-2800-59 Double Wasp 18cyl two row radial engine 2300hp
P-47 M o N - Pratt&Whitney R-2800-57/77 Double Wasp 18cyl two row radial engine 2800hp

Weight

  P-47B - Empty 4.087kg - Max take-off 5.760kg
P-47D - Empty 4.853kg - Max take-off 8.800kg

Crew

 1

Speed

 P-47B - 662km/h
P-47C - 696km/h
P-47D - 690km/h
P-47M - 756km/h
P-47N - 751km/h

Year of construction

 Mars 1942 - September 1945

Quantity

 15660 of all models

User

 USA  Australia  Brazil  France  Soviet Union and UK

Manufacturer

 Republic Aviation Corporation