Royal Air Force WWII Torpedo

Royal Air Force (Fleet Air Arm) MK XV torpedo Year: 1942 Operators: Fleet Air Arm, RAF Coastal Command, Royal Navy Role: Aircraft and Motor Torpedo Boats, 1943 onwards Dimensions: 17.72 in (450 mm) × 17 ft 3 in (5.26 m) Warhead: 545 lb (247 kg) Torpex Propulsion: Burner cycle Performance: 40 knots (74 km/h; 46 mph) for 2,500 yd (2,300 m) or 33 knots (61 km/h; 38 mph) for 3,500 yd (3,200 m) Aircrafts: […]