Specifications for the
Country of Origin: Imperial Japan
Initial Year of Service: 1945
Operators: Imperial Japan
Length: 872.1ft (265.82m)
Beam: 119ft (36.27m)
Draught: 33.9ft (10.33m)
Machinery: 12 x Kampon water-tube boilers with 4 x Geared steam turbines developing 150,000 shaft horsepower to 4 x shafts.
Surface Speed: 27kts (31mph)
Range: 120,000miles (193,121km)
8 x 127mm Type 89 twin-barreled Dual-Purpose (DP) anti-aircraft cannons.
35 x 25mm Type 96 triple-barreled anti-aircraft cannons.
12 x 28 120mm (4.7") anti-aircraft rocket launchers.
Air Arm: 47 fixed-wing aircraft of various types.
Ship Class: Shinano
Ships-in-Class: IJN Shinano