Fairey Gannet AS1/4

Fairey Gannet AS1/4
Type
Carrier-borne anti-submarine aircraft
Manufacturer
Fairey Aviation Company Ltd, Hayes, Meddlesex, UK
Number Ordered
36
First Delivered
October 1955
Last Delivered
September 1958
Length
43 feet
Height
13 feet 8.5 inches
Weights 15,069
Dimensions Wing Span: 54 ft 4 in
Speed 299 mph
Range
662 miles
Crew
3
Engines One 1,950 eshp Armstrong Siddeley Double Mamba 100 turboprop and One 3,035 eshp Armstrong Siddeley Double Mamba 101 turboprop
Performance
  • Initial Rate of Climb: 2000 ft/min
  • Ceiling: 25,000 ft
Armament
Bombs: 2 x torpedoes in bomb bay, 16 x 60 lb rocket projectiles under wings
Ships embarked in