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deskpilot
04-09-2009, 12:47 PM
According to wikipedia the he111 had a max speed of 440 kmh. What would be a realistic speed to set it at on fmb when I'm practicing attacking it in my 1938 hurricane, asuming he he111 has a full bomb load? I've been setting it at 400 kmh but I reckon that is too fast.

deskpilot
04-09-2009, 12:47 PM
According to wikipedia the he111 had a max speed of 440 kmh. What would be a realistic speed to set it at on fmb when I'm practicing attacking it in my 1938 hurricane, asuming he he111 has a full bomb load? I've been setting it at 400 kmh but I reckon that is too fast.

TheCrux
04-09-2009, 04:39 PM
I'd say between 300 & 350 KPH...perhaps as high as 370. It's the speed in which I use when I'm level bombing in the He-111. The longer run to the target, the faster speed I'll have a chance to get up to ( after climbing to 4000/5000m...heavily laden ) but keeping engine power at acceptable levels while cruising/bomb run ( in deference to keeping the engines cool )