Fairey Gannet T.2/T.5

Fairey Gannet T.2/T.5
Type
Carrier borne anti-submarine training aircraft
Manufacturer
Fairey Aviation Co Ltd, Hayes, Middlesex, UK
Number Ordered
4
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
4
Engines
  • 1950 eshp Armstrong Siddeley Double Mamba 100 turboprop - T2
  • 3035 eshp Armstrong Siddeley Double Mamba 101 turboprop - T5
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
Operated by
Naval Air Station Nowra