Specifications for the
Blohm and Voss Bv 155B
High-Altitude Day Interceptor
Focus Model: Blohm and Voss Bv 155B
Country of Origin: Nazi Germany
Manufacturer: Blohm and Voss - Nazi Germany
Initial Year of Service: 1945
Length: 39.37ft (12m)
Width: 67.26ft (20.50m)
Height: 9.84ft (3.00m)
Weight (Empty): 10,737lbs (4,870kg)
Weight (MTOW): 13,228lbs (6,000kg)
Powerplant: 1 x Daimler-Benz DB 603A inverted 12-cylinder, liquid-cooled inline piston engine developing 1,600 horsepower.
Maximum Speed: 261mph (420kmh; 227kts)
Maximum Range: 286miles (460km)
Service Ceiling: 55,774ft (17,000m; 10.6miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 2,260 feet per minute (689m/min)
1 x 30mm Mk 108 cannon in propeller hub with 2 x 20mm MG 151/20 cannons.
1 x 30mm MK 103 cannon in propeller hub with 2 x 15mm MG 151 cannons.
3 x 30mm MK 108 cannons
3 x 30mm MK 103 cannons
Bv 155 - Base Series Designation; three examples under construction by the end of the war in Europe in May of 1945.