Some Info on the The Avro Lancaster British Heavy Bomber 1.
Engines Four 1,260 h.p Rolls Royce Merlin XX 12 -cylinder upright Vee in-line motors.
At the time the worlds best heavy bomber with bomb load of 18,000lb, long range, long enough to bomb Italy from bases in Great Britain.
Powerful defensive armament, ten machine guns in four power operated turrets.
Dimensions- span, 102ft, 0 ins; length 69ft, 4 ins; height 20ft, 0 in; wing area, 1,297 sq ft ; aspect ratio 8.0.
Weights- empty, approx 35,000lb ; loaded, 60,000lb.
Speed/ Performance- Max speed just under 300m.p.h.