military aircraft n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Military Aircraft PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Military Aircraft

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 10

Military Aircraft - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 253 Views
  • Uploaded on

Military Aircraft. By: W. Abbott Lawrence. Table of Contents. How fast planes can go What they can do What are used on Aircraft for Combat. How fast planes can go . The Airspeed oxford can go 188 mph It didn’t fly very fast because of its very heavy weight for its 53’ wingspan.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Military Aircraft' - ansel


Download Now An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
military aircraft

Military Aircraft

By: W. Abbott Lawrence

table of contents
Table of Contents
  • How fast planes can go
  • What they can do
  • What are used on Aircraft for Combat
how fast planes can go
How fast planes can go
  • The Airspeed oxford can go 188 mph

It didn’t fly very fast because of its very

heavy weight for its 53’ wingspan.

  • The Armstrong Whitworth can fly 222 mph

It only has 1,145 horsepower.

  • The Me-262 can go 540 mph

During its time it was the plane of its kind.

“Falcon HTV-2, an unmanned, rocket-launched, maneuverable aircraft designed to fly at Mach 20 (about 13,000 miles per hour).”

slide4

Airspeed Oxford

Armstrong Whitworth

Me-262

what they can do
What they can do
  • The Fairy Swordfish is used as a combat plane.

It has manually operated browning in the cockpit.

  • The Armstrong Whitworth can go up to 21,000’ above sea level.

It weighs about 19,350 pounds when it is empty.

  • The B-17 Flying Fortress Can carry up to 6 tons (12,000 pounds) of bombs.

Each bomb weighs over 1000 pounds and sit right behind the cockpit

slide6

Fairy Swordfish

B-17 Flying Fortress

what are used on aircraft for combat
What are used on Aircraft for Combat
  • Browning’s or Victor K’s

They are the main type of turrets used on aircraft.

They can be used on two seated planes.

On large combat planes they are on the front

where the pilot is.

Usually there on the sides behind the wings.

When there on the tail there 40mm turrets.

    • Torpedoes‘ or Bombs

The torpedoes and bombs are used to take down large watercraft.

There are never more than 10 torpedoes on one airplane.

slide8

Bombs

Torpedoes

Turrets

conclusion
Conclusion

Military Aircraft are very helpful when in a war because they can carry large amounts of bombs and fly fast.

work cited
Work Cited

WWII British Aircraft

The Visual Dictionary of Flight