Specifications for the
Grumman XP-50 Skyrocket
Focus Model: Grumman XP-50 Skyrocket
Country of Origin: United States
Manufacturer: Grumman - USA
Initial Year of Service: 1941
Length: 31.89ft (9.72m)
Width: 41.99ft (12.80m)
Height: 11.98ft (3.65m)
Weight (Empty): 8,298lbs (3,764kg)
Weight (MTOW): 10,600lbs (4,808kg)
Powerplant: 2 x Wright R-1820-67/-69 developing 1,200hp each.
Maximum Speed: 424mph (683kmh; 369kts)
Maximum Range: 1,250miles (2,011km)
Service Ceiling: 40,000ft (12,192m; 7.6miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 3,800 feet per minute (1,158m/min)
PROPOSED ARMAMENT PACKAGE 1:
4 x 12.7mm Browning air-cooled machine guns in nose with 500 rounds each gun.
2 x 12.7mm Browning air-cooled machine guns in wings (1 to a wing) with 500 rounds each gun.
PROPOSED ARMAMENT PACKAGE 2:
2 x 20mm Hispano-Suiza cannons in nose with 60 rounds each.
2 x 12.7mm Browning air-cooled machine guns in nose.
2 x 12.7mm Browning air-cooled machine guns in wings (1 to a wing).
2 x 165lb drop bombs (1 under each wing)
Design 34 - Internal Grumman Designation
the United States of America