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Bristol 175 Britannia

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Specifications & Limitations

Length 124.3 ft (37.9 m)
Wingspan 145.3 ft (44.3 m)
Range max. payload 5,000 NM (9268 km)
Passenger Capacity 84-139
Freight Capacity  
Cruise Speed 405 mph (652 km/hr)
Ceiling 26,000 ft (8000 m)
Weight Empty 93,100 lbs (42230 kg)
Max Takeoff Weight
185,000 lbs (83915 kg)
Notes:

The Britannia was designed on request by the British Overseas Airways Corporation, which needed a long range airliner for the transatlantic route and to South Africa.  

Powered by 4 Proteus 755 turbo props producing over 16,000 wps/ehp giving the Britannia her raw power and long range capabilities.

Only one Britannia remains, currently being restored in GB.

 

Author Mike Stone
Painter Altair Weavers & Painters Guild
Date Added March 22, 2003
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