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Japan's Mitsubishi B5M torpedo bomber, Navy Type 97/1
Allied code name: Mabel

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Mitsubishi Type 97/1 torpedo bomber:
Japan's Mitsubishi Type 97/1 torpedo bomber
Aeronautics Aircraft Spotters' Handbook
Mitsubishi B5M, "Mabel" torpedo bomber:
Japan's Mitsubishi Type 97/1 torpedo bomber
Aeronautics Aircraft Spotters' Handbook

Specifications

  Mitsubishi B5M
Mitsubishi Type 97/1
Type Reconnaissance, Torpedo bomber
Crew  
Engine (Type) 1: Mitsubishi Kinsei
Cylinders Radial
Cooling Air
Net HP 900
Propeller blades  
Dimensions  
Span 50' 8"
Length 33' 9"
Height  
Wing area  
Weight  
Empty  
Loaded 8,500 lb
Performance  
Speed 195 mph
Cruising speed  
Climb  
Service ceiling  
Range 470 miles
Armament 1: MG
Rear cockpit 1: MG

Sources:

  1. Aeronautics Aircraft Spotters' Handbook, Ensign L. C. Guthman, 1943
20th Century American Military History Crucial Site