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Nakajima G5N2 Shinzan
Type: land attack aircraft - heavy bomber
Service: Japanese Navy Air Force (JNAF) Crew: seven to ten Armament: four 7.7mm Type 92 machine guns (1 in nose, ventral, and 2 in waist) two 20mm Type 99 cannon (1 each in dorsal and tail turrets) up to 4409 lb (2000 kg) bombs Reference: Francillon: 425, Mondey: Specifications: Length: 101' 9.25" (31.02 m) Height: n/a Wingspan: 138' 3" (42.14 m) Wing area: 2172.149 sq. ft (201.8 sq. m) Empty Weight: 44,313 lbs (20,100 kg) Loaded Weight: 62,060 lbs (28,150 kg) Max Weight: 70,768 lbs (32000 kg) Propulsion: No. of Engines: 4 Powerplant: Mitsubishi Kasei 12 14-cylinder radial Horsepower: 1530 hp each Performance: Range: 2694 miles (4335 km) Cruise Speed: 230 mph (200 km/hr) at 13125 ft Max Speed: 261 mph (227 kt) at 13450 ft Climb to/in: 6560 ft (2000 m) in 5 min 17 sec Ceiling: 24440 ft (7450 m)
Production: four G5N1s and two G5N2s
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