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:: SHINANO (1944) ::

Shinano aircraft carrier (1944)

Note: given dates correspond to the launching of the ship, not to the conditions as seen in the image.

Source: World of Warships 3D models collection.

Class: Reconversion from Yamato class

Type: Aircraft carrier

Lenght: 266 meters

Beam: 36.6 meters

Draft: 10 meters

Displacement (standard): 68059 tonnes

Propulsion: 4 shaft steam turbines, 150000 horsepower

Speed: 27 knots (50 kilometers/hour)

Range: 7200 nautic miles (13000 kilometers) at 16 knots

Complement: 2400

Armament: 16 x 127 millimeters (40 calibers) guns, 105 x 25 millimeters guns, 12 x 28 12 cm anti-aircraft rocket launchers

Armor: 160-400 millimeters in belt, 75 millimeters in flight deck

Aircraft carried: 47-120

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