US Air Force Museum - Cold War - Boeing KC-97L Stratotanker
Bill Maloney

Boeing KC-97L Stratotanker

Boeing KC-97 Stratotanker Specifications:

Another Boeing KC-97 and a C-97 at other aviation museums..
Boeing KC-97 Stratocruiser Boeing KC-97 Stratotanker
Boeing C-97 Stratofreighter at the Berlin Airlift Historical Foundation at Floyd Bennett Field, Brooklyn, NY Boeing KC-97 Stratotanker at the Air Mobility Command Museum in Dover, DE
  C-97 Flight Engineer's Flight Simulator
  A C-97 Flight Engineer's Flight Simulator can be found at the Wings of Eagles Museum in Horseheads, NY

Length: 117 feet 5 inches
141 feet 2 inches
38 feet, 4 inches
Empty 82,500lbs Loaded - 153,000lbs
Max Speed: 400mph
Cruise Speed: 230mph
Range: 2,300 miles
Service Ceiling: 30,000 feet
Fuel Capacity: ___ gallons internal
Powerplant: Four Pratt & Whitney R-4360 radial engines 3,500 hp each and two General Electric J47 turbonets 5,970 lbs thrust each
First Flight : November 15, 1944
Cost: $ 1,205,000

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