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Aircraft Type: A-26B (VB), S/N 44-34665, Douglas  

Mission: Medium attack bomber  

Number built: 2,451 (all models)  

Powerplant: Two 2,000 horsepower Pratt and Whitney R-2800-79 radial air-cooled piston engines  

Weight: Empty 22,370 pounds, maximum takeoff weight 37,000 pounds  

Dimensions: Wingspan 70′, length 50’9″, height 18’6″  

Performance: Maximum speed 373 MPH, cruising speed 284 MPH, service ceiling 30,000 feet  

Range: 1,400 miles with 4,000 pounds ordnance