North American B-25C Mitchell (1940)
Type: Medium Bomber Aircraft
National Origin: United States
Manufacturer(s): North American Aircraft Corporation - USA
Production Total: 9,816
52.92 feet (16.13 meters)
67.55 feet (20.59 meters)
15.75 feet (4.80 meters)
20,300 lb (9,208 kg)
34,000 lb (15,422 kg)
2 x Wright Cyclone R-2600-19 air-cooled piston engines developing 1,700 horsepower each.
272 mph (438 kmh; 237 knots)
1,350 miles (2,173 km)
24,196 feet (7,375 meters; 4.6 miles)
1,666 feet-per-minute (508 m/min)
Armament / Mission Payload:
Model-specific armament included:
8 x 12.7mm machine gun array OR 1 x 75mm cannon in forward-fixed nose assembly.
2 x 12.7mm machine guns in forward-fixed lower-left side fuselage position (beneath and behind cockpit position).
2 x 12.7mm machine gun in forward-fixed lower-right side fuselage position (beneath and behind cockpit position).
2 x 12.7mm machine guns in ventral turret (powered turrets in some models).
2 x 12.7mm machine guns in dorsal turret (powered turrets in some models).
1 x 12.7mm machine gun in left waist port position.
1 x 12.7mm machine gun in right waist port position.
2 x 12.7mm machine guns in tail gun position (some models removed).
1 x Torpedo in under-fuselage arrangement (model-specific fitting).
8 x 250lb bombs on 8 external hardpoints (model-specific fitting).
Maximum internal bomb load of 3,000 lb (1,361 kg).