Planes of the Battle of Britain

Planes of the Battle of Britain

Principal planes used by Great Britain

Plane

Type

Maximum speed

Weapons

Spitfire

Fighter

361 mph

8 x .303 machine guns

Hurricane

Fighter

328 mph

8 x .303 machine guns


Principle planes used by Germany

Plane

Type

Maximum speed

Weapons

Messerschmitt 109

Fighter

357 mph

2 x 7.9 mm machine guns
1 x 20 mm cannon

Messerschmitt 110

Fighter*

349 mph

2 x 20 mm cannon
4 x 7.9 mm machine guns
1 x 7.9 mm free mounted machine gun

Junkers 87 (Stuka)

Bomber

217 mph

1 x 1,,102 lbs. bomb
4 x 110 lbs. bombs

Junkers 88

Bomber

292 mph

5,510 lbs. of bombs

Heinkel 111

Bomber

258 mph

5,510 lbs. of bombs

Dornier 17

Bomber

270 mph

2,210 lbs. of bombs

Dornier 215

Bomber

311 mph

2,215 lbs. of bombs

 The Messerschmitt 110 was also used as a fighter/bomber and as an escort for bombers.






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