Specifications for the
Focus Model: Piaggio P.108B Bombardiere (Bombardier)
Country of Origin: Italy
Manufacturer: Piaggio - Italy
Initial Year of Service: 1942
Crew: 6 or 7
Length: 74.28ft (22.64m)
Width: 106.69ft (32.52m)
Height: 19.98ft (6.09m)
Weight (Empty): 38,160lbs (17,309kg)
Weight (MTOW): 65,826lbs (29,858kg)
Powerplant: 4 x Piaggio PXII RC.35 radial piston engines delivering 1,500 horsepower each.
Maximum Speed: 267mph (429kmh; 232kts)
Maximum Range: 2,185miles (3,516km)
Service Ceiling: 28,301ft (8,626m; 5.4miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 0 feet per minute (0m/min)
1 x Ansaldo 1941 Model 90/53 cannon
1 x torpedo held externally centerline
2 x torpedoes held externally underwing
1 x 12.7mm Breda-SAFAT heavy machine guns in remote-controlled left outer engine gondola.
1 x 12.7mm Breda-SAFAT heavy machine guns in remote-controlled right outer engine gondola.
1 x 12.7mm Breda-SAFAT heavy machine gun in nose position.
1 x 12.7mm Breda-SAFAT heavy machine gun in retractable ventral aft turret.
1 x 7.7mm Breda-SAFAT machine guns in left fuselage beam position.
1 x 7.7mm Breda-SAFAT machine gun in right fuselage beam position.
Up to 7,709lbs of internal stores.
P.108 - Base Prototype Designation
Italy; Nazi Germany