Yokosuka P1Y2-S Technical Specifications
Service Year: 1944
Type: Night-Fighter / Night-Intruder Aircraft
National Origin: Imperial Japan
Manufacturer(s): Yokosuka Naval Air Technical Arsenal / Kawanishi - Imperial Japan
Production Total: 96
Structural (Crew Space, Dimensions and Weights)
Operating Crew (Typical): 2
Overall Length: 49.21 feet (15 meters)
Overall Width: 65.62 feet (20.00 meters)
Overall Height: 14.11 feet (4.30 meters)
Weight (Empty): 17,196 lb (7,800 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 29,762 lb (13,500 kg)
Installed Power and Standard Day Performance
Propulsion: 2 x Mitsubishi "Kasei 25" 14-cylinder radial piston engines developing 1,850 horsepower each.
Maximum Speed: 326 mph (525 kph; 283 knots)
Maximum Range: 3,418 miles (5,500 km)
Service Ceiling: 32,152 feet (9,800 meters; 6.09 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 1,745 feet-per-minute (532 m/min)
Armament / Mission Payload
1 x 30mm cannon
2 x 20mm cannon in obliquely-angled mounting.
Up to 2,205lb of bombs held in a ventral bomb bay.
Global Operators / Customers
Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
P1Y2-S "Kyokko" - Base Series Designation; 96 examples completed by Kawanishi; stock later reverted back to medium bomber role.