Since autumn of 1940 the manufacture of Bf-110C/D was reduced, two new versions of this machine - Bf-110E and Bf-110F have appeared in the spring 1941.
First of them was same Bf-110D, but with the new equipment, the improved protection of crew, the four underwing 50-kg bombs crutch, established besides a pair of standard under-fuselage 500-kg bomb crutch.
The machine was built in versions from Bf-110E up to E-3.
Modification Bf-110F which has appeared a little bit later has been designed under new engine DB-601F and made in versions of fighter F-1 and a fighter of bomber F-3 until night fighter F-4 with the early model of radar " Liechtenstein " established by it has appeared.
In total before phase-out in March, 1945 6050 airplanes Bf-110 of all models have been produced.
|Wing span, m
|2 X PE DB-601F, hp
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|Maximum takeoff weight
|Maximum speed, km/h
|Time to 6000m, min
|Service ceiling, m
|Service range, m
|2 X 20-mm cannon and 4 X 7.62-mm machine-gun in the nose, 7,62-mm machine-guns in in rear cockpit
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- "Aviation of Luftwaffe" /Viktor Shunkov/
- "Messerschmitt Bf 110 Zenstorer" /Sergey Kuznetsov, 2001/
- "Encyclopedia of military engineering" /Aerospace Publising/