Focke-Wulf Fw 190

Fw_190

Specifications / Technical Data / Description

germany

Nicknamed:

‘Würger’ - The Butcher Bird
Luftwaffe
Manufacturer
Focke-Wulf Flugzeugbau AG
Designed by
Kurt Tank
1934 - 1935
Type
Single-seat Interceptor
Crew
1
Propulsion
1 x liquid-cooled, inverted V-12 engine
Engine Model
Jumo 213A-1
Engine Power
1,324 kW (1,670 kW boosted)
1,776 hp (2,240 hp boosted)
Max level speed
710 km/hr at 11,000 m
440 mph mph at 36,000 ft
Cruising speed
685 km/hr at 6,600 m
426 mph mph at 21,655 ft
Climb rate
1,110 metres per minute
3,642 feet per minute
Service Ceiling
11,300 metres
37,075 feet
Range
837 kilometres
520 miles
Empty Weight
3,490 kg
7,694 lbs
Max. Takeoff Weight
4,840 kg
10,670 lbs
Wing Span
10.51 m
34 ft 5.6 in
Wing Area
18.3 m²
196.98 ft²
Length
10.19 m
33 ft 5.3 in
Height
3.96 m
11 ft 0.3 in
Armament

1 x 30mm MK108 machine cannon

2 x 13mm MG131 machine guns

2 x 20mm MG151/20 cannon

1x 1,100 lb (500 kg) bomb

650 rounds per minute
velocity: 520 metres per sec (1,705 ft/sec)

930 rounds per minute
velocity: 750 metres per sec (2,461 ft/sec)

720 rounds per minute
velocity: 585 metres per sec (1,920 ft/sec)

bomb payload

through propeller hub

above engine

in wing roots

on external centreline

Data for version
Fw 190 D-9
First combat mission
September 1941
during Germany's Operation Cerberus
Final delivery
(all variants)
1945 (Germany)
Total production
c. 20,000
ICAO Code
FW90

Production Versions

Fw 190 A0 to 10, Fw 190 B, Fw 190 C, Fw 190 D-9 to 13, Fw 190 F-1 to 9, Fw 190 G-1 to G-3