Tachikawa Ki-74 (Pat / Patsy) Technical Specifications
Service Year: 1944
Type: Long-Range Reconnaissance Bomber
National Origin: Imperial Japan
Manufacturer(s): Tachikawa Aircraft Company Ltd - Imperial Japan
Production Total: 16
Structural (Crew Space, Dimensions and Weights)
Operating Crew (Typical): 5
Overall Length: 57.91 feet (17.65 meters)
Overall Width: 61.02 feet (18.60 meters)
Overall Height: 16.73 feet (5.10 meters)
Weight (Empty): 22,487 lb (10,200 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 42,770 lb (19,400 kg)
Installed Power and Standard Day Performance
Propulsion: 2 x Mitsubishi Ha-104 Ru turbosupercharged 18-cylinder air-cooled radial piston engines developing 2,000 horsepower each.
Maximum Speed: 354 mph (570 kph; 308 knots)
Maximum Range: 4,971 miles (8,000 km)
Service Ceiling: 39,370 feet (12,000 meters; 7.46 miles)
Armament / Mission Payload
1 x 12.7mm Ho-103 heavy machine gun
up to 2,200lb of conventional drop bombs.
Global Operators / Customers
Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
Ki-74 - Base Series Deisgnation; sixteen aircraft completed in all.