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U.S. Air Force
Vultee BT-13 Valiant
|Dimensions||42'0" by 28'10" by 11'8"
12.8m by 8.8m by 3.6m
|Maximum speed||182 mph
|Service ceiling||21,000 feet
|Power plant||1 One 450 hp (340 kW) Pratt & Whitney R-985-AN-1 nine-cylinder radial driving a two bladed propeller.|
|Range||725 miles at 170 mph
1190 km at 274 km/h
|Production||9833 of all variants
The "Vultee Vibrator" was the principal intermediate trainer used by the U.S. Army and Navy. It was known as the SNV in Navy service.
ReferencesCombatAirMusem.org (accesssed 2011-3-12)
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