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T-6 "Texan"

T-6 "Texan" flown from 1946 - 1952

T-6 "Texan" flown from 1946 - 1952

Dates assigned: 1946 - 1952

Crew:
two (student and instructor)

Length:
29 ft 6 in

Wingspan:
42 ft (12.81 m)

Height:
11 ft 8 in (3.57 m)

Wing area:
253.7 ft² (23.6 m²)

Empty weight:
4,158 lb (1,886 kg)

Loaded weight:
5,617 lb (2,548 kg)

Powerplant:
1× Pratt & Whitney R-1340-AN-1 Wasp radial engine, 600 hp (450 kW)

Maximum speed:
208 mph at 5,000 ft (335 km/h at 1,500 m)

Cruise speed:
145 mph (233 km/h)

Range:
730 miles (1,175 km)

Service ceiling:
24,200 ft (7,400 m)

Cost:
$27,000

Armament:
Provision for up to 3 × 0.30 in (7.62 mm) machine gun