Consolidated XPB3Y
Role Patrol bomber
Manufacturer Consolidated
Status Cancelled
Primary user United States Navy
Number built 0
Developed from PB2Y Coronado

The Consolidated XPB3Y was a proposed extra-long-range flying boat for patrol and bombardment missions, developed from the earlier PB2Y Coronado. The United States Navy ordered the construction of a prototype on April 2, 1942. On November 4 of the same year, however, the aircraft was cancelled due to the higher priority accorded to other Consolidated projects.

Specifications (February 1942 proposal)

Data from Wagner, 1968, p. 307

General characteristics

Performance

Armament
two 20-mm guns, ten .50-cal MGs, 10 tons of bombs

See also

Related development

Aircraft of comparable role, configuration, and era

Related lists

References

  • Ray Wagner (1968). American Combat Planes. Doubleday & Company, Inc. p. 307.