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Tuesday, November 10th 2009, 5:03pm

Fighters

[SIZE=3]Active Aircraft[/SIZE]
- 72 Supermarine Spitfire MkI single-engine fighters
- 36 Supermarine Spitfire MkII single-engine fighters
- 200 Supermarine Spitfire MkIII single-engine fighters (72 ordered 1939, 128 ordered 1940)
- 24 Eclipse Hurricane "Uragan" multirole heavy fighters

[SIZE=3]Inactive or FormerAircraft[/SIZE]
- 36 Bf 109B "Strela" sold to Latvia in 1939
- 36 Fokker G.Ib (equipped for multi-role) sold to Latvia in 1939
- 48 Fokker/Avia B-135 "Lyastovitsa" (aka DAR-11) sold to Hungary in 1938
- 30 BF 109B "Strela" in storage

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Tuesday, November 10th 2009, 5:12pm



[SIZE=4]Eclipse Hurricane ("Uragan")[/SIZE]
[SIZE=3]Specifications:[/SIZE]
Length: 32 ft 3 in (9.83 m)
Wingspan: 45 ft 0 in (13.72 m)
Height: 11 ft 7 in (3.53 m)
Wing area: 250 ft² (23 m²)
Weight: 8,310 lb (3,770 kg) empty, 10,356 lb (4,697 kg) loaded
Crew: 1
Powerplant: 2 × Eclipse Federation (1000 hp each)

[SIZE=3]Performance:[/SIZE]
Speed: 360 mph (560 km/h)
Rate of climb: 1,550 ft/min (474 m/min)
Ceiling: 30,315 ft (9,240 m)
Range: 808 miles (1,300 km)
Remarks:

[SIZE=3]Armament:[/SIZE]
- 2 × 20 mm cannon in nose (60 rounds per gun, 120 rounds total)
- 4 × 12.7mm machine guns in nose
- 2 × 250 lb (115 kg) or 500 lb (230 kg) bombs

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Tuesday, November 10th 2009, 5:15pm

Supermarine Spitfire

[SIZE=4]Supermarine Spitfire MkI "Fajarfoks" (Firefox)[/SIZE]
[SIZE=3]Specifications:[/SIZE]
Length: 29 ft 11 in (9.12 m)
Wingspan: 36 ft 10 in (11.23 m)
Height: 11 ft 5 in (3.86 m)
Wing area: 242.1 ft² (22.48 m²)
Weight: 5,090 lb (2,309 kg) empty, 6,622 lb (3,000 kg) loaded
Crew: 1
Powerplant: 1× Rolls-Royce Merlin

[SIZE=3]Performance:[/SIZE]
Speed: 362 mph (583 km/h)
Rate of climb: 2,490 ft/min at 10,000 ft (3,000 m)
Ceiling: 31,900 ft (9,700 m)
Range: Ferry range: 900 nmi
Remarks:

[SIZE=3]Armament:[/SIZE]
- 2 × 15mm MG151 cannon
- 4 × 7.92mm MG17 machine guns

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[SIZE=4]Supermarine Spitfire MkII "Fajarfoks" (Firefox)[/SIZE]
[SIZE=3]Specifications:[/SIZE]
Length: 29 ft 11 in (9.12 m)
Wingspan: 36 ft 10 in (11.23 m)
Height: 11 ft 5 in (3.86 m)
Wing area: 242.1 ft² (22.48 m²)
Weight: 5,090 lb (2,309 kg) empty, 6,622 lb (3,000 kg) loaded
Crew: 1
Powerplant: 1× Rolls-Royce Merlin XI, 1,100 hp (876 kW)

[SIZE=3]Performance:[/SIZE]
Speed: 366mph at 15,000ft
Rate of climb: 2,490 ft/min at 10,000 ft (3,000 m)
Ceiling: 37,000 feet
Range: 500 nmi
Remarks:

[SIZE=3]Armament:[/SIZE]
- 2 × 15mm MG151 cannon
- 4 × 7.92mm MG17 machine guns

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[SIZE=4]Supermarine Spitfire MkIII "Fajarfoks" (Firefox)[/SIZE]
[SIZE=3]Specifications:[/SIZE]
Length: 29.11 feet
Wingspan: 36.10 feet
Height: 12.7 feet
Wing area: 242.1 ft² (22.48 m²)
Weight: 5,090 lb (2,309 kg) empty, 6,622 lb (3,000 kg) loaded
Crew: 1
Powerplant: 1× Rolls-Royce Merlin XI, 1,185 hp (876 kW)

[SIZE=3]Performance:[/SIZE]
Speed: 374mph at 13,000ft
Rate of climb: 2,490 ft/min at 10,000 ft (3,000 m)
Ceiling: 37,000 feet
Range: 470 nmi
Remarks:

[SIZE=3]Armament:[/SIZE]
- 2 × 20mm cannon
- 4 × .303 machine guns

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[SIZE=3]Order History:[/SIZE]
- 72 Supermarine Spitfire MkI single-engine fighters
- 36 Supermarine Spitfire MkII single-engine fighters
- 200 Supermarine Spitfire MkIII single-engine fighters (72 ordered 1939, 128 ordered 1940)

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Tuesday, November 10th 2009, 5:17pm



[SIZE=3]DAR-12 / Fokker-Avia B-137[/SIZE]
Statistics
- Crew: 1 Pilot
- Length: 29.78 ft
- Wingspan: 37.47 ft
- Height:
- Wing area: 202 ft²
- Empty weight: 4,754 lbs
- Loaded weight: 5,732lbs
- Powerplant: R1x 1,100hp Minerva-Avia 105
- Armament: 1x 20mm motorcannon, 4 x 7.92mm MGs, 250kg bombs

Performance
- Maximum speed: 325kts (374mph) @ 13,123ft
- Max Range: 508nm
- Service ceiling: 39,500 feet
- Rate of climb: 3,364 fpm (light)

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Tuesday, November 10th 2009, 5:21pm



[SIZE=3]Fairey Firefly MkI[/SIZE]
[SIZE=3]Specifications[/SIZE]
Wingspan: 44.6 ft (13.6 m)
Length: 35.11 ft (10.7 m)
Height: 13.5 ft (4.11 m)
Wing Area: 328 ft2 ( m2)
Empty weight:
Gross weight:
Max Takeoff Weight:
Engine: 1 × 2,035hp Rolls-Royce Griffon I
Crew: 1 (pilot)
Armour:

[SIZE=3]Performance[/SIZE]
Max speed: 382mph at 15,000 feet
Range: 1,100 miles
Service ceiling: 28,500 ft
Rate of climb: 55 ft/s (16.8 m/s)
Time to Altitude: to 10,00ft (3048m) in 3 minutes

[SIZE=3]Armament[/SIZE]
- 4 × 20mm
- 2 × 1,000lb (454 kg) bombs

[SIZE=3]Order History:[/SIZE]
- 72x ordered mid-1939, in service by mid-1940

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Wednesday, July 3rd 2013, 9:58pm



[SIZE=4]DAR-16 Orel / Soko Orao[/SIZE]

[SIZE=3]General characteristics[/SIZE]
Crew: 1
Length: 9.8 m (32 ft 2 in)
Wingspan: 11.3 m (37 ft)
Height: 3.4 m (11 ft 2 in)
Wing area: 21 m² (226 ft²)
Empty weight: 2,700 kg (5,952 lb)
Loaded weight: 3,625 kg (7,992 lb)
Max takeoff weight: 3,900 kg (8,598 lb)
Powerplant: 1 × Pratt and Whitney R-2800-10W eighteen-cylinder double row radial (2100hp)

[SIZE=3]Performance:[/SIZE]
Maximum speed: 700 kph at 7,000 metres (435 mph at 23,000 ft)
Range: 1200 km (745 mi)
Service ceiling: 10,500 m (34,449 ft)
Rate of climb: 19.25 m/s (3,789.36 ft/min)

[SIZE=3]Armament:[/SIZE]
- 6 × 13.2mm M40 machineguns (300rpg)
- 1 × 500 kg (1,102 lb) bombs or rockets under fuselage

[SIZE=3]Notes:[/SIZE]
The DAR-16 is a license-built version of Yugoslavia's Soko Orao fighter plane. Forty-eight aircraft were manufactured in 1944 in Sofia, while another sixty were ordered for production in 1945.