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K2Y, Japanese Trainer Aircraft


Yokosuka K2Y2


Specifications:


Crew
2
Dimensions 35'9" by 28'3"
10.9m by 8.6m
Weight 1962 lbs loaded
890 kg loaded
Speed 100 mph at sea level
87 knots at sea level
Power plant One 160 hp Hitachi Kamikaze 2 seven-cylinder air-cooled radial engine driving a two-bladed propeller
Range 260 miles
420 km
Production A total of 360 of all models by six different manufacturers
Variants
The K2Y1 was produced in only small numbers in 1928.


The K2Y was a derivative of the Avro 504K that was still the main naval primary trainer when war broke out. It was replaced by the K9W "Cypress" beginning in 1942.

References

Francillon (1979)



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