Douglas A-26 Invader

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A-26 (B-26) Invader
Douglas A-26B-15-DL
Vloga Srednji bombnik
Proizvajalec/-ci Douglas Aircraft Company
Krstni polet 10. julij 1942
Upokojen 1980 Kolumbijske letalske sile [1]
Glavni uporabniki USAAF
USAF
Ameriška mornarica
Francoske letalske sile
Število izdelanih 2452
Cena enote $242 595 (v takratnih dolarji)[2]
Različice On Mark Executive, Marketeer, and Marksman
A-26 z osmimi strojnicami v nosu
A-26 v Koreji
B-26 odmetava bombe v Koreji

Douglas A-26 Invader (med leti je 1948-1965 je imel oznako: B-26) je bil dvomotorni srednji bombnik in jurišnik ameriškega proizvajalca Douglas Aircraft Company. Zgradili so okrog 2500 letal, večinoma se je uporabljal v 2. svetovni vojni, se je pa uporabljal tudi v nekaterih konfliktih Hladne vojne.

"B-26" oznako je imel tudi precej podobni bombnik Martin B-26 Marauder, ki je prvič poletel 18 mesecev prej.

A-26 je bil za svoj čas hitri bombnik z velikim bojnim tovorom.

Specifikacije (A-26B-15-DL Invader)[uredi | uredi kodo]

A-26B (44-34602)
Nalaganje nabojev na A-26B

Podatki iz McDonnell Douglas Aircraft Since 1920; "Francillon 1979"

Splošne karakteristike

Zmogljivost

Oborožitev

  • Strelno orožje:
  • Rakete: Do 10x 5-inch (12.7 cm) HVAR raket
  • Bombe: Skupno do 6.000 lb (2.700 kg) bomb - 4.000 lb (1.800 kg) v notranjosti in 2.000 lb (910 kg) na podkrilnih nosilcih

Glej tudi[uredi | uredi kodo]

Sklici[uredi | uredi kodo]

  1. "Colombian Air Force." napoleon130.tripod.com. Retrieved: 19 December 2010.
  2. Knaack, Marcelle Size. Encyclopedia of US Air Force Aircraft and Missile Systems: Volume 1 Post-World War II Fighters 1945-1973. Washington, DC: Office of Air Force History, 1978. ISBN 0-912799-59-5.

Bibliografija[uredi | uredi kodo]

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