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Boeing C-97 Stratofreighter specs
Last updated: 8 August 2013
Manufacturer:The Boeing Company
Country: United States of America
ICAO Type designator:C97
First flight:9 November 1944
Production ended: 1958
Production total:888
Series: C-97A: Initial transport version
C-97C: Second production version
C-97G: KC-97G converted to transport
C-97L: KC-97L converted to transport
EC-97G: ELINT conversion KC-97G
KC-97E: Aerial refueling tanker version
KC-97F: Aerial refueling tanker version with R-4360-59B engines and minor changes
KC-97G: Dual-role aerial refueling tankers/cargo transportation aircraft.
KC-97L: KC-97G modified with two J47 turbojet engines on underwing pylons
XC-97: Military designation of the prototype
Propulsion:4 piston engines
Maximum certificated number of passengers:96
Maximum certificated take-off mass:66134 kg
ICAO Mass group:4