Specifications for the
Light Bomber / Trainer Aircraft
Focus Model: Fairey Battle Mk.II
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Manufacturer: Fairey Aviation Company; Austin Motor Company - UK / Avions Fairey - Belgium
Initial Year of Service: 1937
Length: 42.36 ft (12.91 m)
Width: 54.00 ft (16.46 m)
Height: 15.49ft (4.72 m)
Weight (Empty): 6,647 lb (3,015 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 10,792 lb (4,895 kg)
Powerplant: 1 x Rolls-Royce Merlin II liquid-cooled, V-12 inline piston engine developing 1,030 horsepower.
Maximum Speed: 257 mph (413 kmh; 223 kts)
Maximum Range: 1,000 miles (1,610 km)
Service Ceiling: 25,000 ft (7,620 m; 4.7 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 1,250 feet-per-minute (381 m/min)
1 x 7.7mm Browning machine gun in starboard side wing.
1 x 7.7mm Vickers K machine gun in rear fuselage.
Up to 500lbs of external ordnance as well as 4 x 250lb bombs held internally.
Fairey Day Bomber - Prototype Designation; single example.
Australia; Belgium; Canada; Ireland; Greece; Poland; South Africa; Turkey; United Kingdom