Supermarine Stranraer Technical Specifications
Service Year: 1937
Type: Reconnaissance Flying Boat
National Origin: United Kingdom
Manufacturer(s): Supermaine - UK / Canadian Vickers - Canada
Production Total: 57
Structural (Crew Space, Dimensions and Weights)
Operating Crew (Typical): 7
Overall Length: 54.82 feet (16.71 meters)
Overall Width: 85.01 feet (25.91 meters)
Overall Height: 21.75 feet (6.63 meters)
Weight (Empty): 11,250 lb (5,103 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 18,999 lb (8,618 kg)
Installed Power and Standard Day Performance
Propulsion: 2 x Bristol Pegasus X 9-cylinder air-cooled radial engines developing 920 horsepower each.
Maximum Speed: 150 mph (241 kph; 130 knots)
Maximum Range: 1,000 miles (1,609 km)
Service Ceiling: 18,504 feet (5,640 meters; 3.50 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 1,350 feet-per-minute (411 m/min)
Armament / Mission Payload
1 x 7.7mm Lewis machine gun in bow position
1 x 7.7mm Lewis machine gun in midship dorsal position.
Up to 1,000lbs (454kg) of external stores including bombs, depth charges or mines.
Global Operators / Customers
Canada; United Kingdom; United States (civilian)
Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
Stranraer - Base Series Designation; 17 examples serving with the RAF and 40 examples produced by Canadian Vickers for the Royal Canadian Air Force.