Specifications – Amiot 143

Crew: Five
pilot, navigator/bombardier, radio operator
nose and dorsal gunners
Length: 18.24 m (59 ft 10 in)
Wingspan: 24.53 m (80 ft 6 in)
Height: 5.68 m (18 ft 8 in)
Wing area: 100 m2 (1,100 sq ft)
Empty weight: 5,455 kg (12,026 lb)
Gross weight: 8,611 kg (18,984 lb)
Max takeoff weight: 10,360 kg (22,840 lb)

Powerplant: 1 × Gnome et Rhône 14 Kirs
14-cyl. air-cooled radial engine
(left and right hand rotation), 640 kW (858 hp)

Performance:

Maximum speed: 295 km/h (183 mph; 159 kn)
Range: 1,300 km (808 mi; 702 nmi)
Ferry range: 1,995 km (1,240 mi; 1,077 nmi)
Service ceiling: 7,500 m (24,606 ft)
Time to altitude: 2,000 m (6,600 ft) in 6.8 minutes

Armament:

Guns:
4× 7.5 mm (0.295 in) MAC 1934 machine guns
one each in nose and dorsal turrets
forward gondola and rear gondola

Bombs:
800 kg (1,763.698 lb) internally
plus 800 kg (1,763.698 lb) externally

Amiot 143

Amiot 143

©Andre Jouineau via Wings Palette