Specifications for the
Focus Model: Piaggio P.108B Bombardiere (Bombardier)
Country of Origin: Italy
Manufacturer: Piaggio - Italy
Initial Year of Service: 1942
Production Total: 163
Crew: 6 or 7
Length: 74.28 ft (22.64 m)
Width: 106.69 ft (32.52 m)
Height: 19.98ft (6.09 m)
Weight (Empty): 38,160 lb (17,309 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 65,826 lb (29,858 kg)
Powerplant: 4 x Piaggio PXII RC.35 radial piston engines delivering 1,500 horsepower each.
Maximum Speed: 267 mph (429 kmh; 232 kts)
Maximum Range: 2,185 miles (3,516 km)
Service Ceiling: 28,301 ft (8,626 m; 5.4 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 0 feet-per-minute (0 m/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