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Avro Shackleton specs
Last updated: 8 August 2013
Manufacturer:Avro
Country: United Kingdom
ICAO Type designator:SHAC
First flight:9 March 1949
Entry into service: April 1951
Production ended: 1958
Production total:185
Series: Shackleton AEW.2: Airborne Early Warning conversion of MR.2
Shackleton MR.1: The first production model for the RAF
Shackleton MR.1A: Variant powered by four Griffon 57A V12 piston engines
Shackleton MR.2: Version with longer nose and radome moved to the ventral position.
Shackleton MR.3: Maritime reconnaissance, anti-shipping aircraft.
Shackleton T.4: Navigation trainer conversion from MR 1A
Propulsion:4 piston engines
Maximum certificated number of passengers:
Maximum certificated take-off mass:49000 kg
ICAO Mass group:4