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Lockheed Constellation

Lockheed Constellation

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Constellation by numbers
First Flight:9 January 1943
Capacity:62-109 passengers
Powerplant:4 × Wright R-3350-DA3 Turbo Compound 18-cylinder supercharged radial engines of 2,424 kW (3,250h
Range:8,700km (5,400mi)
Maximum Speed:607km/h (377mph)
Ceiling:7,620m (24,000ft)
Length:35.42m (115ft 2in)
Wingspan:38.47m (126ft 2in)
Height:7.54m (24ft 9in)
Weight:36,150kg (79,700lb)


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