Macchi M.C.72

Type: Seaplane
Role: Experimental Racer
Top speed: 440.681 mph / 709.209 kph (Record)
Weight: 5,512 lbs / 2,505 kg
Wingspan: 31′ 1″ / 9.48 m
Length: 27′ 3″ / 8.32 m
Height: 10' 10″ / 3.30 m
Power: 2,850 hp Fiat AS.6 Liquid-cooled 24-Cylinder V Engine
Crew: 1
Designer(s): Mario Castoldi
Manufacturer: Aermacchi
Number Manufactured: 5
Country of Origin: Italy
First Flight: July, 1931
Retired: October 23, 1934