Specifications for the
Mitsubishi A5M (Claude)
Carrier-borne Fighter Aircraft
Focus Model: Mitsubishi A5M4 (Claude)
Country of Origin: Imperial Japan
Manufacturer: Mitsubishi - Japan
Initial Year of Service: 1937
Length: 24.77ft (7.55m)
Width: 36.09ft (11.00m)
Height: 10.50ft (3.20m)
Weight (Empty): 2,681lbs (1,216kg)
Weight (MTOW): 3,763lbs (1,707kg)
Powerplant: 1 x Nakajima Kotobuki 41 (Bristol Jupiter) 9-cylinder radial piston engine developing 710hp.
Maximum Speed: 273mph (440kmh; 238kts)
Maximum Range: 746miles (1,200km)
Service Ceiling: 32,808ft (10,000m; 6.2miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 2,790 feet per minute (850m/min)
2 x 7.7mm Type 97 machine guns in upper engine sides of fuselage.
2 x 66lb bombs underwing
Ka-14 - Prototype Model Designation of which 6 examples were produced.