Mitsubishi Ki-46

Reconnaissance Aircraft

Mitsubishi Ki-46-III Dinah Imperial Japanese Army Air Service 5439 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Mitsubishi Ki-46 is a twin-engined two-seat reconnaissance aircraft produced by the Japanese manufacturer Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, operated by the Imperial Japanese Army Air Service.
Crew2
Propulsion2 Radial Engines
Engine ModelMitsubishi Ha-112-II
Engine Power (each)1104 kW1480 hp
Speed630 km/h340 kts
  391 mph
Service Ceiling10.500 m34.449 ft
Range4.000 km2.160 NM
2.486 mi.
Empty Weight3.830 kg8.223 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight6.500 kg14.330 lbs
Wing Span14,70 m48 ft 3 in
Wing Area32,0 m344 ft
Length11,00 m36 ft 1 in
Height3,88 m12 ft 9 in
First Flight11/1939
Production Statusout of production
Total Production1742
Data for (Version)Mitsubishi Ki-46-III
VariantsKi-46 I, Ki-46 II, Ki-46 II KAI, Ki-46 III, Ki-46 III KAI, Ki-46 III, Ki-46 IIIb

[Photo-ID: 6717] Karsten Palt 2013-05-17
Mitsubishi Ki-46-III Dinah, Imperial Japanese Army Air Service, 5439, c/n 5439, Karsten Palt, 2013Mitsubishi
Ki-46-III Dinah
Imperial Japanese Army Air Service
Reg.: 5439
c/n: 5439
 
Royal Air Force Museum Cosford [Shifnal, Shropshire]
[Photo-ID: 6718] Karsten Palt 2013-05-17
Mitsubishi Ki-46-III Dinah, Imperial Japanese Army Air Service, 5439, c/n 5439, Karsten Palt, 2013Mitsubishi
Ki-46-III Dinah
Imperial Japanese Army Air Service
Reg.: 5439
c/n: 5439
 
Royal Air Force Museum Cosford [Shifnal, Shropshire]
[Photo-ID: 6719] Karsten Palt 2013-05-17
Mitsubishi Ki-46-III Dinah, Imperial Japanese Army Air Service, 5439, c/n 5439, Karsten Palt, 2013Mitsubishi
Ki-46-III Dinah
Imperial Japanese Army Air Service
Reg.: 5439
c/n: 5439
 
Royal Air Force Museum Cosford [Shifnal, Shropshire]