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Aichi E13A Type 0 Jake
Technical Information

Background
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.

Production
1,418 were built.

References
Production Records for the Type Zero Reconnaissance Seaplane (E13A1) (Jake) by Jim Long

Technical Details
Crew  Three (pilot, radio, gunner)
Engine  1 x Mitsubishi Kinsei 43 fourteen-cylinder air-cooled radial with a three bladed propeller
Span  14.50m
Length  11.30m
Height  7.40m
Maximum Speed  203 km/h
Range  1,128 miles
Armament  (rear) 7.7mm machine gun or 20mm cannon
Bombload   1 x 250 kg bomb or 4 x 60 kg bombs or depth-charges
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