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R-2000 Aircraft Engine


Photograph of R-2000 aircraft engine
National Air and Space Museum

The Pratt & Whitney R-2000 was a further development of the R-1830 Twin Wasp designed specifically for the DC-4 civilian airliner.

Model
Horsepower
Wattage
7
1350 hp 1007 kW
9
1450 hp 1081 kW

Aircraft using the R-2000 included the C-54 Skymaster, the militarized version of the DC-4.

References
National Air and Space Museum (accessed 2010-3-2)


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