Sorin®Classics

My passions usually include the latest fighters, however the Classics will always bring back pleasent memories of what I read or heard about them

Sorin Classic Aviation - B-24 Liberator

B-24 LiberatorConsolidated B-24 Liberator


Photo copyright 1997 by Stefano Caporelli.

More data and stories about the B-24 coming up soon. Until then, enjoy the picture and the technical data table :)

Contractor Consolidated Aircraft Corporation, USA
Type long range heavy bomber
Crew 2 pilots, 1 navigator, 1 radiotelephonist and 5 machine-gunners
Wing span 33.52 m
Length 20.47 m
Height 5.48 m
Powerplant 4x Pratt&Whitney R-1830-65 Twin Wasp each rated at 1200 HP
Maximum take-off weight 29.484 kg
Armament 10x 12.7 mm machine-guns and up to 4000 kg of ordnance
Maximum cruising speed 467 km/h at 7.620 m
Service ceiling 8.500 m
Range with maximum load 3.380 km