Specifications for the
Luftwaffe Mistel (Mistletoe)
Composite Bomber Aircraft
Focus Model: Luftwaffe Mistel 2 (Ju 88G-I with Fw 190A-8)
Country of Origin: Nazi Germany
Manufacturer: Various - Germany
Initial Year of Service: 1943
Production Total: 250
Length: 47.11 ft (14.36 m)
Width: 65.88 ft (20.08 m)
Height: 45.83ft (13.97 m)
Weight (Empty): 27,075 lb (12,281 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 74,472 lb (33,780 kg)
Powerplant: 1 x BMW 801 D-2 OR BMW 801Q/801TU radial piston engine of 1,953 horsepower; 2 x BMW 801G-2 double-row radial piston engines delivering 1,677 horsepower each.
Maximum Speed: 375 mph (603 kmh; 326 kts)
Maximum Range: 1,025 miles (1,650 km)
Service Ceiling: 34,957 ft (10,655 m; 6.6 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 0 feet-per-minute (0 m/min)
1 x Bomber component with 3,960 lb warhead charge.
Fighter component would have retained its general armament, usually cannon with several machine guns.
Mistel V1 - Prototype Model consisting of Ju 88A-4 and Bf 109F-4.