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Douglas C-133 Cargomaster
Official Designation C-133B Cargomaster
Unofficial Nicknames Weenie Wagon
Primary Role Strategic airlift
National Origin USA
Original Contractor Douglas Aircraft Corporation
Wingspan 179 feet, 8 inches
Length 157 feet, 6 inches
Height at Tail 48 feet, 3 inches
Armament None
Engines Four Pratt & Whitney T34-P-9W turboprops
Horsepower 7,500 shp each
Cruise Speed 323 mph
Max Speed 359 mph
Range 4,027 miles (with a 52,000 pound load)
Service Ceiling 29,950 feet
Operating Weight Unknown
Max Payload 110,000 pounds or 200 troops
Max Takeoff Weight 286,000 pounds
Date Deployed 1957
Total Produced 50 aircraft
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