Fairey Gannet AS1/4

Fairey Gannet AS1/4
Type
Carrier-borne anti-submarine aircraft
Manufacturer
Fairey Aviation Company Ltd, Hayes, Middlesex, 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 feet 4 inches
Speed 299 mph
Range
662 miles
Crew
3
Engines
  • One 1950 eshp Armstrong Siddeley Double Mamba 100 turboprop
  • One 3035 eshp Armstrong Siddeley Double Mamba 101 turboprop
Performance
  • Initial rate of climb: 2000 ft/min
  • Ceiling: 25,000 feet
Armament
Bombs: 2 x torpedoes in bomb bay, 16 x 60 lb rocket projectiles under wings