Tucker XP-57 (Peashooter) Technical Specifications
Service Year: 1940
Type: Bomber Interceptor / Fighter Proposal
National Origin: United States
Manufacturer(s): Tucker Aviation Corporation - USA
Production Total: 0
Structural (Crew Space, Dimensions and Weights)
Operating Crew (Typical): 1
Overall Length: 26.57 feet (8.1 meters)
Overall Width: 28.54 feet (8.70 meters)
Overall Height: 7.87 feet (2.40 meters)
Weight (Empty): 3,400 lb (1,542 kg)
Installed Power and Standard Day Performance
Propulsion: 1 x Miller L-510 8-cylinder inline engine developing 720 horsepower.
Maximum Speed: 308 mph (495 kph; 267 knots)
Maximum Range: 597 miles (960 km)
Armament / Mission Payload
3 x 0.50 caliber machine guns OR 2 x 20mm cannons and 1 x 0.50 caliber machine gun (20mm firing through the propeller hub).
Global Operators / Customers
Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
XP-57 - Base Series Designation; no examples ever produced.