Boeing B-47 Stratojet

Strategic Bomber

Boeing EB-47E Stratojet United States Air Force (USAF) 53-2135 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Boeing B-47 Stratojet (Model 450) is a six-engine medium strategic bomber aircraft produced by the US-American manufacturer Boeing Company.
The B-47 Stratojet was the world's first jet-engine-powered swept-wing bomber aircraft.
Crew3
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

[Photo-ID: 11262] Karsten Palt 2015-06-04
Boeing B-47E Stratojet, United States Air Force (USAF), 53-2275, c/n 4501088, Karsten Palt, 2015Boeing
B-47E Stratojet
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 53-2275
c/n: 4501088
 
March Field Air Museum [Riverside, CA]
[Photo-ID: 11263] Karsten Palt 2015-06-04
Boeing B-47E Stratojet, United States Air Force (USAF), 53-2275, c/n 4501088, Karsten Palt, 2015Boeing
B-47E Stratojet
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 53-2275
c/n: 4501088
 
March Field Air Museum [Riverside, CA]
[Photo-ID: 10917] Karsten Palt 2015-06-03
Boeing EB-47E Stratojet, United States Air Force (USAF), 53-2135, c/n 44481, Karsten Palt, 2015Boeing
EB-47E Stratojet
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 53-2135
c/n: 44481
 
Pima Air and Space Museum [Tucson, AZ]
[Photo-ID: 10918] Karsten Palt 2015-06-03
Boeing EB-47E Stratojet, United States Air Force (USAF), 53-2135, c/n 44481, Karsten Palt, 2015Boeing
EB-47E Stratojet
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 53-2135
c/n: 44481
 
Pima Air and Space Museum [Tucson, AZ]
[Photo-ID: 5489] Karsten Palt 2012-01-11
Boeing RB-47H Stratojet, US Air Force (USAF), 53-4299, c/n 4501323, Karsten Palt, 2012Boeing
RB-47H Stratojet
US Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 53-4299
c/n: 4501323
 
National Museum of the United States Air Force [Dayton, Ohio / USA (Wright-Patterson AFB)]
[Photo-ID: 5488] Karsten Palt 2012-01-11
Boeing RB-47H Stratojet, US Air Force (USAF), 53-4299, c/n 4501323, Karsten Palt, 2012Boeing
RB-47H Stratojet
US Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 53-4299
c/n: 4501323
 
National Museum of the United States Air Force [Dayton, Ohio / USA (Wright-Patterson AFB)]