P-51B-1 Pilot's flight operating Instructions
Год издания: 1943
Размер: 10 Mb
Изображения: черно-белые рисунки
The P-51B-1-NA fighter airplane is a singleplace, low wing monoplane. Its span is about 37 feet, Length about 32 feet and height, with the tail down, 13 feet 8 inches. Its 12-cylinder, liquid cooled engine includes a gear driven supercharger controlled by an automatic gear shift. The propeller is a hydromatic constantspeed type. Propeller clearance is about 7-3/4 inches when the airplane is in flight position. Armament consists of four .50-caliber machine guns mounted in the wings. A streamline bomb rack may be installed under each wing to carry bombs, depth charges, chemical tanks, or fuel tanks.