Specifications – Handley Page Harrow II

Crew: Five

Capacity: 20 fully equipped soldiers
or 12 stretcher cases (used as transport)

Length: 82 ft 2 in (25.05 m)
Wingspan: 88 ft 5 in (26.96 m)
Height: 19 ft 5 in (5.92 m)
Wing area: 1,090 ft² (101.3 m²)
Empty weight: 13,600 lb (6,180 kg)
Loaded weight: 23,000 lb (10,500 kg)

Powerplant: 2 × Bristol Pegasus XX nine-cylinder radial engine
925 hp (690 kW) each

Performance:

Maximum speed: 174 kn (200 mph, 322 km/h)
Range: 1,096 nmi (1,260 mi, 2,029 km)
Service ceiling: 22,800 ft (6,950 m)
Rate of climb: 710 ft/min (3.6 m/s)

Armament:

Guns:
4 × 0.303 in (7.7 mm) Lewis Guns
Bombs: Up to 3,000 lb (1,400 kg) of bombs internally

Handley Page Harrow II

 

 

 

Handley Page Harrow II

Image courtesy Wings Palette