Nakajima Ki-43-I Hayabusa Fighter IV tier 1
Pilot

Developed by the Nakajima Aircraft Company to replace the Ki-27 in the Japanese Air Force. First aircraft entered service in the fall of 1941. A total of about 6,000 Ki-43s of various versions were built and used on all fronts until the end of World War II.
Autocannon armament effective at medium range
Low survivability, often catches fire
Good airspeed and boost
Very high maneuverability in horizontal turns
Very effective in low-altitude maneuvering combat
  • 140,000
    Price
  • 3,700
    Research price

Configuration Nakajima Ki-43-I Hayabusa

Engine
III
0
Engine Nakajima Ha-25
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Weight , kg 540.0
Power 980
Compatibility: Nakajima Ki-43-I Hayabusa
III
Nakajima Ha-25
IV
900
Engine Nakajima Ha-115-I
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Weight , kg 570.0
Power 1150
Price:
Research price 900
Purchase price 17,700
IV
900
Nakajima Ha-115-I
IV
2200
Engine Nakajima Ha-115-II
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Weight , kg 570.0
Power 1230
Price:
Research price 2,200
Purchase price 29,000
IV
2200
Nakajima Ha-115-II
Airframe
IV
0
Airframe Ki-43-I Ko
Specifications:
Weight , kg 1400.0
Hit Points 110
Compatibility: Nakajima Ki-43-I Hayabusa
IV
Ki-43-I Ko
IV
1800
Airframe Ki-43-II Otsu
Specifications:
Weight , kg 1500.0
Hit Points 120
Price:
Research price 1,800
Purchase price 23,000
Compatibility: Nakajima Ki-43-I Hayabusa
IV
1800
Ki-43-II Otsu
Synchronized machine gun
III
0
Machine gun 7.7 mm Type 97 Model 2 (S)
Sustained fire without overheating
Effective against maneuvering targets
Specifications:
Damage per Second 26
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 800
Effective Fire Range , m 440
III
2x7.7 mm Type 97 Model 2 (S)
IV
1250
Machine gun 12.7 mm Ho-103 (S)
Sustained fire without overheating
Effective against maneuvering targets
Specifications:
Damage per Second 42
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 700
Effective Fire Range , m 500
Price:
Research price 1,250
Purchase price 15,200
IV
1250
2x12.7 mm Ho-103 (S)
IV
2450
Autocannon 20 mm Ho-3-II (S)
Effective at most ranges
Increased chance of critical hit
Specifications:
Damage per Second 60
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 320
Effective Fire Range , m 600
Price:
Research price 2,450
Purchase price 16,400
IV
2450
2x20 mm Ho-3-II (S)

Specifications

Hit Points 110
Weight, kg 2000.0
Firepower 55
7.7 mm Type 97 Model 2 (S) 2
12.7 mm Ho-103 (S) 2
20 mm Ho-3-II (S) 2
Maneuverability 1153
Average Time to Turn 360 deg, s 8.00
Rate of Roll, °/s 130
Controllability 90
Airspeed 438
Top Speed at Sea Level, km/h 480
Top Speed at Best Altitude, km/h 480
Maximum Dive Speed, km/h 520
Stall Speed, km/h 80
Rate of Climb, m/s 40.00
Optimum Airspeed, km/h 255
Altitude Performance, m 700
Optimum Altitude, m 700