Avro Lancaster B.I


On charge of the squadron from


Avro Lancaster Profile © Malcolm Barrass

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  • Engines: 4 x Rolls-Royce Merlin engines (XX, 22 or 24) built in the UK
  • Armament:
    • Front Turret: Two .303 Browning machine guns mounted in a Frazer-Nash FN-5 turret
    • Mid-Upper Turret: Two .303 Browning machine guns mounted in a Frazer-Nash FN-50 or FN-150 turret
    •  Rear Turret: Four .303 Browning machine guns mounted in a Frazer-Nash FN-20 or FN-120 turret
  • Fuel capacity: 2154 gallons
  • All up weight:  68,000lb (14,000lb bombload)