(Showcased structural values pertain to the Dewoitine D.501 production variant)
1 x Hispano-Suiza 12Xcrs in-line piston engine developing 690 horsepower.
(402 kph | 217 kts)
(8,350 m | 5 mi)
(985 km | 1,824 nm)
♦ MACH Regime (Sonic)
RANGES (MPH) Subsonic: <614mph | Transonic: 614-921 | Supersonic: 921-3836 | Hypersonic: 3836-7673 | Hi-Hypersonic: 7673-19180 | Reentry: >19030
1 x 20mm cannon firing through propeller hub
2 x 7.5mm machine guns mounted in wings
(Not all ordnance types may be represented in the showcase above)
Values are derrived from a variety of categories related to the design, overall function, and historical influence of this aircraft in aviation history.
The overall rating takes into account over 60 individual factors related to this aircraft entry.
Rating is out of a possible 100 points.
This entry's maximum listed speed (250mph).
Graph average of 225 miles-per-hour.
Dewoitine D.501 operational range when compared to distances between major cities (in KM).
Max Altitude Visualization
The 3 qualities we look at for a balanced aircraft design are altitude, speed, and range.
Showcasing era cross-over of this aircraft design.
This entry's total production compared against the most-produced military and civilian aircraft types in history (Ilyushin IL-2 and Cessna 172, respectively).
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