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Japan's Nakajima Type 95 Carrier Fighter

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Design

The Nakajima Type 95 was to replace the Type 90 biplane in the Imperial Japanese Navy.1 The Type 95 entered service in January 1936.1

Production

  • Type 95: 2211

Usage

The Type 95s were used in the China Incident but were soon replaced by the Type 96 and put into use as trainers.1

Specifications

  Nakajima Type 951
Type  
Crew  
Engine (Type) Hikari Model 11
Cylinders  
Cooling  
Net HP 6701
Propeller blades  
Dimensions  
Span  
Length  
Height  
Wing area  
Weight  
Empty  
Loaded  
Performance  
Speed 351 kph1
Cruising Speed  
Climb  
Service ceiling  
Range  
Armament  

Sources:

  1. Japanese Naval Aces and Fighter Units in World War II, Ikuhiko Hata, Yasuho Izawa, 1989
20th Century American Military History Crucial Site