N1K1-Ja

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"APACHE" | AH-64A Peten
N1K1-Ja
n1k1_ja.png
AB
RB
SB
General characteristics
Brief
Detailed
5.0/5.3/5.3BR
Class
1 personCrew
4.321 tTake-off weight
4.47 kg/sBurst mass
Flight characteristics
10000 mCeiling
Nakajima Homare 21Engine
RadialType
airCooling system
Speed of destruction
780 km/hStructural
280 km/hGear
Offensive armament
4 x 20 mm Type 99 Model 2 cannonWeapon 1
400 roundsAmmunition
490 shots/minFire rate
2 x 7.7 mm Type 97 machine gunWeapon 2
1100 roundsAmmunition
900 shots/minFire rate
Suspended armament
2 x 60 kg Navy Type 97 Number 6 ground bombSetup 1
Economy
46000 Rp icon.pngResearch
150000 Sl icon.pngPurchase
Sl icon.png13800 / 17457/10120 / 12801/2830 / 3579Repair
43000 Sl icon.pngCrew training
150000 Sl icon.pngExperts
820 Ge icon.pngAces
160 % Rp icon.pngReward for battle
380 % Sl icon.png390 % Sl icon.png130 % Sl icon.png
This page is about the Japanese fighter N1K1-Ja. For other uses, see N1K (Family).

Description

GarageImage N1K1-Ja.jpg


The N1K1-Ja is a rank IV Japanese fighter with a battle rating of 5.3 (AB/RB) and 5.0 (SB). It was introduced in Update 1.59 "Flaming Arrows".

General info

Flight performance

Characteristics Max Speed
(km/h at 6,200 m)
Max altitude
(metres)
Turn time
(seconds)
Rate of climb
(metres/second)
Take-off run
(metres)
AB RB AB RB AB RB
Stock 591 576 10000 18.8 19.4 13.6 13.6 300
Upgraded 637 614 17.8 18.0 23.1 17.8

Details

Features
Combat flaps Take-off flaps Landing flaps Air brakes Arrestor gear
X X
Limits
Wings (km/h) Gear (km/h) Flaps (km/h) Max Static G
Combat Take-off Landing + -
780 280 520 390 390 ~13 ~6
Optimal velocities (km/h)
Ailerons Rudder Elevators Radiator
< 430 < 460 < 400 > 324

Survivability and armour

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Armaments

Offensive armament

The N1K1-Ja is armed with:

  • 4 x 20 mm Type 99 Model 2 cannons, wing-mounted (100 rpg = 400 total)
  • 2 x 7.7 mm Type 97 navy machine guns, nose-mounted (550 rpg = 1,100 total)

Suspended armament

The N1K1-Ja can be outfitted with the following ordnance:

  • Without load
  • 2 x 60 kg Navy Type 97 Number 6 bombs (120 kg total)

Usage in battles

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Manual Engine Control

MEC elements
Mixer Pitch Radiator Supercharger Turbocharger
Oil Water Type
Controllable Controllable
Not auto controlled
Controllable
Not auto controlled
Controllable
Not auto controlled
Separate Controllable
2 gears
Not controllable

Modules

Tier Flight performance Survivability Weaponry
I Fuselage repair Radiator Offensive 7 mm
II Compressor Airframe New 7 mm MGs
III Wings repair Engine Offensive 20 mm 7 in (mod20)
IV Engine injection Cover New 20 mm cannons

Pros and cons

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Pros:

Cons:

History

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Media

See also

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  • reference to the series of the aircraft;
  • links to approximate analogues of other nations and research trees.

External links


Kawanishi Aircraft Company
Fighters  N1K1-Ja · N1K2-J · N1K2-Ja
  J6K1
Hydroplanes  N1K1
Bombers  H6K4 · H8K2 · H8K3

Japan fighters
Navy 
Carrier-based fighter 
A5M  A5M4 · Hagiri's A5M4
A6M  A6M2 mod. 11 · A6M2 · A6M3 · A6M3 mod. 22 · A6M3 mod. 22Ko · A6M5 · A6M5 Ko · A6M5 otsu
A7He  A7He1*
A7M  A7M1 (NK9H) · A7M2
Land-based Fighter 
J2M  J2M2 · J2M3 · J2M4 Kai · J2M5 · J2M5 (30 mm)
J6K  J6K1
J7W  J7W1
N1K-J  N1K1-Ja · N1K2-J · N1K2-Ja
Fighter seaplane 
N1K  N1K1
A6M-N  A6M2-N
Army 
Ki-10  Ki-10-I · Ki-10-I C · Ki-10-II · Ki-10-II C
Ki-27  Ki-27 otsu · Ki-27 otsu Tachiarai
Ki-43  Ki-43-I · Ki-43-II · Ki-43-III otsu
Ki-44  Ki-44-I · Ki-44-I 34 · Ki-44-II otsu · Ki-44-II hei
Ki-61  Ki-61-I ko · Ki-61-I otsu · Ki-61-I hei · Ki-61-I hei Tada's · Ki-61-I tei · Ki-61-II
Ki-84  Ki-84 ko · Ki-84 otsu · Ki-84 hei
Ki-87  Ki-87
Ki-94  Ki-94-II
Ki-100  Ki-100 · Ki-100-II
Other countries  ▅F4U-1A · ▅Bf 109 E-7 · ▅Fw 190 A-5
  *Imported designation of the He 112 (A6M was in development - A7M wasn't heard of yet)