Aichi E13A Type 0 Jake
Known to the Japanese as Zero Shiki Sui Tei Pronounced "Zero Skee Sue Tei". Twin-float seaplane performed its tasks
almost anonymously abd effectivily and was very popular with air crews.
It was in service throughout the war.
1,418 were built.
Production Records for the Type Zero Reconnaissance Seaplane (E13A1) (Jake) by Jim Long
Crew Three (pilot, radio, gunner)
Engine 1 x Mitsubishi Kinsei 43 fourteen-cylinder air-cooled
radial with a three bladed propeller
Maximum Speed 203 km/h
Range 1,128 miles
Armament (rear) 7.7mm machine gun or 20mm cannon
1 x 250 kg bomb or 4 x 60 kg bombs or depth-charges