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Hosho aircraft carrier (1922)

Note: given dates correspond to the launching of the ship and not to the conditions portrayed in the image.

Source: World of Warships 3D models collection.

Class: Hosho (1 unit)

Type: Aircraft carrier

Length: 168.2 meters

Beam: 18 meters

Draught: 6.2 meters

Displacement (standard): 7590 tonnes

Propulsion: 2 shaft steam turbines, 30000 horsepower

Speed: 25 knots (46 kilometers/hour)

Range: 8680 nautical miles (16075 kilometers) at 12 knots

Complement: 512

Armament: 4 x 140-millimeter (50 calibers) cannon, 2 x 80-millimeter (40 calibers) cannon

Armor: 152 millimeters in belt, 38 millimeters in flight deck

Aircraft carried: 15