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Messerschmitt Me 163B-1 Komet Specifications

Crew 1
Length 5.70m (18ft 8in)
Wingspan 9.33m (30ft 7in)
Height 2.75m (9ft 0in)
Weight (Empty) 1,905kg (4,200lb)
Weight (Loaded) 3,950kg (8,710lb)
Powerplant 1 × Walter 109-509A-2 liquid-fuel rocket, 17 kN (3,800 lbf)
Max speed 960km/h (596mph)
Flight Duration 8 minutes
Range 40km (25miles)
Service ceiling 12,100m (39,700ft)
Rate of climb 3,666m/min (11,730ft/min)
Armament 2 × 30mm MK 108 cannons


Messerschmitt Me 163