Wednesday 28 December 2011

Nipponki '46: Deep Blue Fleet #5 "RAIYO"

Seaplane Attack Fighter "Raiyo" (Thunder of the Pacific)
Span: 15.2m
Length: 11.00m
Weight: 4050kg
Max Speed: 610km/h @ 6000m
Range: 3000km
Armament: one 800kg torpedo or three 250kg bombs, two 20mm cannons under the belly, one 13mm machine gun in the rear gunner position
Crew: 3
Art: Imura Shinji
Cover art: Takani Yoshiyuki

An interesting retractable (!!!) flotplane version of the Toryu equipped with radar and able to act as torpedo bomber. Can't figure out where the third crew member would fit.

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