Curtiss P-23 Fighter II tier 1
Pilot

Experimental all-metal fighter aircraft developed on the basis of the successful P-6E with several prototypes being produced.
Machine gun armament effective in close combat
Low survivability, vulnerable engine
Low airspeed, but good boost
High maneuverability in horizontal turns
Effective in low-altitude maneuvering combat
  • 3,300
    Price
  • 130
    Research price

Configuration Curtiss P-23

Engine
I
0
Engine V-1570-1
Specifications:
Engine Type water-cooled
Weight , kg 320.0
Power 600
Compatibility: Curtiss P-23
I
V-1570-1
II
185
Engine V-1570-23
Specifications:
Engine Type water-cooled
Weight , kg 340.0
Power 650
Price:
Research price 185
Purchase price 1,610
Compatibility: Curtiss P-23
II
185
V-1570-23
III
220
Engine V-1570-59
Specifications:
Engine Type water-cooled
Weight , kg 350.0
Power 675
Price:
Research price 220
Purchase price 2,470
Compatibility: Curtiss P-23
III
220
V-1570-59
Airframe
I
0
Airframe XP-23
Specifications:
Weight , kg 1360.0
Hit Points 90
Compatibility: Curtiss P-23
I
XP-23
II
160
Airframe P-23
Specifications:
Weight , kg 1400.0
Hit Points 100
Price:
Research price 160
Purchase price 3,200
Compatibility: Curtiss P-23
II
160
P-23
Synchronized machine gun
I
0
Machine gun 7.62 mm M1919A4 (S)
Sustained fire without overheating
Effective against maneuvering targets
Specifications:
Damage per Second 17
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 600
Effective Fire Range , m 420
I
7.62 mm M1919A4 (S)
Synchronized machine gun
I
0
Machine gun 7.62 mm M1919A4 (S)
Sustained fire without overheating
Effective against maneuvering targets
Specifications:
Damage per Second 17
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 600
Effective Fire Range , m 420
I
7.62 mm M1919A4 (S)
III
360
Machine gun 12.7 mm BMG1921 (S)
Sustained fire without overheating
Effective against maneuvering targets
Specifications:
Damage per Second 28
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 600
Effective Fire Range , m 480
Price:
Research price 360
Purchase price 7,800
III
360
12.7 mm BMG1921 (S)

Specifications

Hit Points 90
Weight, kg 1740.0
Firepower 36
7.62 mm M1919A4 (S) 1
7.62 mm M1919A4 (S) 1
12.7 mm BMG1921 (S) 1
Maneuverability 1001
Average Time to Turn 360 deg, s 8.60
Rate of Roll, °/s 110
Controllability 85
Airspeed 348
Top Speed at Sea Level, km/h 350
Top Speed at Best Altitude, km/h 350
Maximum Dive Speed, km/h 480
Stall Speed, km/h 70
Rate of Climb, m/s 25.70
Optimum Airspeed, km/h 234
Altitude Performance, m 1000
Optimum Altitude, m 1000