FMA Ae.M.B.1 / M.B.2
1935
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FMA Ae.M.B.1 / M.B.2

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FMA Ae.M.B.1 / M.B.2A three-view drawing (802 x 782)


Specification 
 MODELAe.M.B.2
 CREW4
 ENGINE1 x 715hp Wright SGR-1820-F3 Cyclone
 WEIGHTS
    Take-off weight3500 kg7716 lb
    Empty weight2120 kg4674 lb
 DIMENSIONS
    Wingspan17.20 m56 ft 5 in
    Length10.90 m36 ft 9 in
    Height2.80 m9 ft 2 in
    Wing area35.00 m2376.74 sq ft
 PERFORMANCE
    Max. speed285 km/h177 mph
    Cruise speed240 km/h149 mph
    Ceiling6700 m22000 ft
    Range600 km373 miles
 ARMAMENT2 x 7.76mm machine-guns, 1x11.35mm machine-gun, 400kg of bombs

Comments
KenBrit, 28.11.2013

The FMA AeMB.2 Bombi was a bomber aircraft developed in Argentina in the mid-1930s. It was a low-wing cantilever monoplane of conventional configuration. It was fitted with fixed tailwheel undercarriage, the main units of which were covered by long, "trouser"-style fairings. The initial AeMB.1 configuration was fitted with a dorsal machine gun turret, later removed from the AeMB.2 to improve stability. Fifteen production examples saw service with the Argentine Air Force between 1936 and 1945. Only two were lost to air accidents.

Lucho Carrasco, 09.05.2012

En 1935 no era mucho lo que se podía pedir a los diseñadores y a la tecnología aeronáutica ... Me parece que pensando en estos pre-reqisitos, el modelo es audáz y va más allá que cualquier intento de competencia en iberoamerica ... para esos años, una cúpula para la ameteralladora como la que tiene este monoplano, indica una rica ambicion de avanzar en el campo de la ingenieria aeronautica ... Bill Barnes habría estado encantado ... bien por los argentinos!

bombardier, 28.07.2011

The ugliest bomber i have ever seen.

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