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Boeing B-47 Stratojet

Boeing EB-47E Stratojet United States Air Force (USAF) 53-2135 © Karsten Palt
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B-47 Stratojet

Strategic Bomber

The Boeing B-47 Stratojet (Model 450) is a six-engine medium strategic bomber aircraft produced by the US-American manufacturer Boeing Company.
Propulsion6 Turbojet Engines
Engine ModelGeneral Electric J47-GE-25
Engine Power (each)32 kN7194 lbf
Speed978 km/h528 kts
  608 mph
Service Ceiling12.344 m40.500 ft
Range6.438 km3.476 NM
4.000 mi.
Empty Weight35.867 kg79.073 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight89.893 kg198.180 lbs
Wing Span35,36 m116,0 ft
Wing Area132,7 m1428 ft
Length33,53 m110,0 ft
Height8,51 m27,9 ft
First Flight17.12.1947
Production Statusout of production
Total Production2042
Data for (Version)Boeing B-47E Stratojet
The B-47 Stratojet was the world's first jet-engine-powered swept-wing bomber aircraft.

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