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Beechcraft AT-7 Navigator
|Dimensions||47'7" by 33'11" by 9'2"
14.50m by 10.34m by 2.79m
|Weight||8750 lbs fully loaded
3970 kg fully loaded
|Maximum speed||230 mph
|Service ceiling||23,300 feet
|Power plant||2 450 hp Pratt & Whitney R-985-25 Wasp Junior nine-cylinder radial engines
The AT-7 was used to train American navigators during the Second World War. It was a militarized version of the
Beechcraft Model 18 commercial transport equipped with three navigation desks and an astrodome.
ReferencesPima Air and Space Museum (accesssed 2012-5-14)
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