Specifications for the
Focke-Wulf Fw 200 (Condor)
Long-Range Maritime Reconnaissance Bomber
Focus Model: Focke-Wulf Fw 200C-3 (Condor)
Country of Origin: Nazi Germany
Manufacturer: Focke-Wulf - Germany
Initial Year of Service: 1938
Length: 78.25 ft (23.85 m)
Width: 107.74 ft (32.84 m)
Height: 20.67ft (6.30 m)
Weight (Empty): 37,479 lb (17,000 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 50,045 lb (22,700 kg)
Powerplant: 4 x BMW Bramo 323 R-2 Fafnir air-cooled radial engines developing 1,200 horsepower each.
Maximum Speed: 224 mph (360 kmh; 194 kts)
Maximum Range: 2,212 miles (3,560 km)
Service Ceiling: 19,685 ft (6,000 m; 3.7 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 0 feet-per-minute (0 m/min)
Hardpoints: 2 (some models)
1 x 7.92mm machine gun in forward dorsal turret
1 x 7.92mm machine gun in aft ventral position
1 x 13mm gun in rear dorsal position
2 x 13mm guns in beam position
1 x 20mm cannon in forward position of ventral gondola
C-6 / C-8 Models:
2 x Henschel Hs 293 anti-ship guided missiles
Maximum bombload of 4,630lbs (2,100kg)
Fw 200 V1 - Initial Prototype Model Designation
Fw 200 V10 - Militarized Prototype designation of Fw 200.
Fw 200 A-0 - Pre-Production Models consisting of fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh, eigth and ninth prototype examples.
Fw 200 B-1 - Transportation Model; fitted with 4 x BMW 132Dc series engines.
Fw 200 B-2 - Transportation Model; fitted with 4 x BMW 132H series engines.
Fw 200 C-0 - Pre-Production Maritime Reconnaissance Models of which 10 were produced (6 maritime reconnaissance and 4 transport versions).
Fw 200 C-1 - Production Reconnaissance Bomber Model featuring accommodation for five-person crew; Powered by 4 x BMW 132H 830hp (ea) engines; 1 x 20mm cannon in nose assembly with 3 x 7.92mm machine guns elsewhere.
Fw 200 C-2 - Aerodynamically Refined Variant.
Fw 200 C-3 - Featuring Bramo 323R-2 radial piston engines generating 1,000hp each; Improved airframe structure; Improved offensive and defensive armaments; Four sub-variants.
Fw 200 C-3/U1 - Fitted with 1 x 15mm MG 151 machine gun in dorsal turret; 1 x 20mm MG 151/20 cannon in place of 1 x 13mm MG 131 machine gun.
Fw 200 C-3/U2 - Fitted with 1 x 13mm MG 131 machine gun; Lotfe 7D bombsight.
Fw 200 C-4 - Radar implemented sub-variant of C-3 model; 11 and 14-seat passenger derivatives of this model were produced.
Fw 200C-6 - Provisions for Henschel HS 293 anti-ship missiles; Fitted with FuG 203b missile control radar system; Based on C-3 model.
Fw 200C-8 - Provisions for Henschel HS 293 missiles; Fitted with FuG 203b missile control radar system; Improved radar system.
Nazi Germany; Brazil; Denmark; United Kingdom; Soviet Union; Spain