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2017-11-20

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BB36H55  Peacekeeper

BR36H60  Peacekeeper

 
The story which didn't happen ... outside Atlantic Air Combat
 
  See also : Related AAC Aircrafts
 BR36H60 Peacekeeper
 BB60A10 Peacedealer
 BR60B20 Peacedealer
Background information
 B-36H Background
 
 
Illustrations :
 B36.BombBay.Study
 
Related pages :
 11.103.Bombers
 77.403.Internal.Bombs
 
 

INTRODUCTION

The AAC BB36H55 Peacekeeper is vintage piston engined heavy bomber inspired by the Consolidated B-36 Peacemaker, a WWII design produced after the war which served the USAF in the early fifties.  In Atlantic Air Combat the service life of the BB36H55/60 is fictionally lengthened.

Historical

Op Role

QTY

Aircraft

Name

1956 1957 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967

USA

AF BB

226

B-36

Peacemaker

1950 1958 >> >> 1958                  

USA

AF BR

142

RB-36

Peacemaker

1950 1958 >> >> 1958                  

Atlantic Air Combat

Aircraft

Name

1956 1957 1958 1959 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967

USA

AF BB

~

BB36H55

Peacekeeper

1950 1958 >> >> 1958

USA

AF BR

~

BR36H60

Peacekeeper

1950 1958 >> >> 1958

The Peacekeeper  in Atlantic Air Combat

The Peacekeeper  is only available in USAF colors and will be referred to under the following designations :

BB36H55 Peacekeeper strategic bomber with a secondary anti-shipping role
BR36H60 Peacekeeper strategic photo-reconnaissance platform

DETAILED AAC SPECIFICATIONS

AIRCRAFT ID   RB-36E B-36H B-36J   BB36H55 BR36H60   B-36G/YB-60 BB60A10
AIRCRAFT NAME   Peacemaker Peacemaker Peacemaker   Peacekeeper Peacekeeper   Peacemaker Peacedealer
DETAILS 2 2 2 2 3 4 7 4 7 4 7   4 7 4 7   4 7 4 7
Category Fighter - Photo-recce Bomber Bomber   Bomber Photo-recce   Bomber Bomber
Genre Seaplane - // // //   // //   // //
Sub-Genre Vintage - Vintage Vintage Vintage   Vintage Vintage   // //
Carrier.Capable YES/NO - no no no   no no   no no
Carrier:No.cat YES/NO - no no no   no no   no no
Pressurized YES/NO - YES YES YES   YES YES   YES YES
Dimensions     RB-36E B-36H B-36J   BB36H55 BR36H60   B-36G/YB-60 BB60A10
Length   - 162'10" 162'10" 162'10"   162'10" 162'10"   162'10" 162'10"
Span   - 230'00" 230'00" 230'00"   230'00" 230'00"   230'00" 230'00"
Height   - 46'08" 46'08" 46'08"   46'08" 46'08"   46'08" 46'08"
Body WH - 12'06" 12'06" 12'06"   12'06" 12'06"   12'06" 12'06"
ENGINES     RB-36E B-36H B-36J   BB36H55 BR36H60   B-36G/YB-60 BB60A10
Engine-1:ID Piston - 6 R4360.41 6 R4360.53 6 R4360.53   6 R4370.53 6 R4370.53   - // - //
Engine-1:Prop Diam - 19'00" 19'00" 19'00"   19'00" 19'00"   - // - //
Engine-1:Pwr1 Military hp - 3250.hp - 3300.hp - 3300.hp   - 3300.hp - 3300.hp   - // - //
Engine-1:Pwr2 extra hp - 3500.hp - 3800.hp - 3800.hp   - 3800.hp - 3800.hp   - // - //
Engine-2:ID Jet - 4 J47GE19 4 J47GE19 4 J47GE19   4 J47G2300 4 J47G2300   8 J57P3 8 J57P5900
Engine-1:Pwr1 Military lbf - 5200.lbf - 5200.lbf - 5200.lbf   - 5550.lbf - 5550.lbf   - 8700.lbf - 10500.lbf
Engine-1:Pwr2 extra lbf - // - // - //   - // - //   - // - 13500.lbf
EQUIPMENT     RB-36E B-36H B-36J   BB36H55 BR36H60   B-36G/YB-60 BB60A10
Avionics: Radar ID APS-23 APS-23 APS-23   ABQ24 ABQ24   APS-23 ABQ24
Avionics: IRST ID // // //   - -   // //
Avionics: Warn ID APG-03 APG-41 APG-41   ATG32 ATG32   APG-32 ATG32
Avionics: Sonobuoy ID // // //   - -   // //
FEATURES     RB-36E B-36H B-36J   BB36H55 BR36H60   B-36G/YB-60 BB60A10
Engine-1:Rev   - no no no   no no   no no
IFR:boom Fixed - no no no   no no   no no
IFR:boom Retract - no no no   no no   no no
IFR:receptacle   - no no no   no no   no YES
IFR:receptacle Doors - no no no   no no   no YES
Air.Brakes   - no no no   no no   no YES
Flaps   - YES YES YES   YES YES   YES YES
Landing.Gear   - YES YES YES   YES YES   YES YES
Landing.Gear Retract - YES YES YES   YES YES   YES YES
Arresting.Hook   - no no no   no no   no no
Brake.Chute   - no no no   no no   no YES
Wingfold Powered - no no no   no no   no no
Canopy.Open InFlight - no no no   no no   no no
nav.Lights   - YES YES YES   YES YES   YES YES
Extinguisers Engines - YES YES YES   YES YES   YES YES
Bomb.Doors   - YES YES YES   YES YES   YES YES
Search.Light   - no no no   no no   no no
Crew   - 22 - 15 - 13 -   15 - 15 -   5 - 5 -
Egress.mode Pilot - 1 Bail Out 1 Bail Out 1 Bail Out   1 Bail Out 1 Bail Out   1 Eject 1 Eject
Egress.mode Co-Pilot - 1 Bail Out 1 Bail Out 1 Bail Out   1 Bail Out 1 Bail Out   1 Eject 1 Eject
Egress.mode Navigator - 1 Bail Out 1 Bail Out 1 Bail Out   1 Bail Out 1 Bail Out   1 Eject 1 Eject
Egress.mode Engineer - 1 Bail Out 1 Bail Out 1 Bail Out   1 Bail Out 1 Bail Out   1 Eject 1 Eject
Egress.mode Radar - 1 Bail Out 1 Bail Out 1 Bail Out   1 Bail Out 1 Bail Out   - // - -
Egress.mode Radios - 2 Bail Out 2 Bail Out 2 Bail Out   2 Bail Out 2 Bail Out   - // - -
Egress.mode Gunners Fwd 3 Bail Out 3 Bail Out 3 Bail Out   3 Bail Out 3 Bail Out   - // - -
Egress.mode Gunners Aft 5 Bail Out 5 Bail Out 3 Bail Out   5 Bail Out 5 Bail Out   1 Eject 1 Eject
Egress.mode Photo - 7 Bail Out - - - -   - - 7 Bail Out   - - - -
Weapons Internal   RB-36E B-36H B-36J   BB36H55 BR36H60   B-36G/YB-60 BB60A10
Recce.Pack Inbuilt - 14 Cameras - // - //   - // 5 Cameras   - // - //
Gun/T: Nose     - 1 2M24A1 1 2M24A1 - //   1 2M24A1 1 2M24A1   - // - //
Gun/T: Top Fwd - 2 2M24A1 2 2M24A1 - //   1 2M24A1 1 2M24A1   2 2M24A1 - //
Gun/T: Top Aft - 2 2M24A1 2 2M24A1 - //   - // - //   - // - //
Gun/T: Btm Aft - 2 2M24A1 2 2M24A1 - //   1 2M24A1 1 2M24A1   2 2M24A1 - //
Gun/T: Tail     - 1 2M24A1 1 2M24A1 1 2M24A1   1 2M24A1 1 2M24A1   1 2M24A1 1 2M24A1
Fuel Internal   RB-36E B-36H B-36J   BB36H55 BR36H60   B-36G/YB-60 BB60A10
Fuel:Internal Std US 27926.US 33626.US 36396.US   36396.US 39396.US   30630.US 36396.US
Fuel:Internal Std gal - 23253.gal - 28000.gal - 30306.gal   24000.gal - 32804.gal   - 25505.gal 27295.gal
Weights & Loads   RB-36E B-36H B-36J   BB36H55 BR36H60   B-36G/YB-60 BB60A10
Weight: Empty - 140640.lb 168487.lb 171035.lb   140000.lb 140000.lb   153016.lb 153000.lb
Crew: 200 lb/@ Q 22 4400.lb 15 3000.lb 13 2600.lb   15 3000.lb 22 4400.lb   5 1000.lb 5 1000.lb
Fuel:Int.Gas gal7.20 Q - 167422.lb - 201600.lb - 218203.lb   - 172800.lb - 236189.lb   - // - //
Fuel:Int.JP4 gal7.60 Q - // - // - //   - // - //   - 193838.lb - 207442.lb
Gun/T:Nose rpg rpg Q 400 560.lb 400 560.lb - //   400 560.lb 400 {          }   - // - //
Gun/T:DFwd Port rpg Q 600 840.lb 600 840.lb - //   600 840.lb 600 {          }   - // - //
Gun/T:DFwd Stb rpg Q 600 840.lb 600 840.lb - //   600 840.lb 600 {          }   - // - //
Gun/T:DAft Port rpg Q 600 840.lb 600 840.lb - //   600 840.lb 600 {          }   - // - //
Gun/T:DAft Stb rpg Q 600 840.lb 600 840.lb - //   600 840.lb 600 {          }   - // - //
Gun/T:VAft Port rpg Q 600 840.lb 600 840.lb - //   600 840.lb 600 {          }   - // - //
Gun/T:VAFt Stb rpg Q 600 840.lb 600 840.lb - //   600 840.lb 600 {          }   - // - //
Gun/T:Tail rpg rpg Q 400 560.lb 400 560.lb 400 560.lb   400 560.lb 400 {6160.lb}   400 560.lb 400 560.lb
Sub-Total-1 Basic - 318622.lb 379247.lb 392398.lb   321960.lb 386749.lb   348414.lb 362002.lb
Payloads Internal   RB-36E B-36H B-36J   BB36H55 BR36H60   B-36G/YB-60 BB60A10
Pod : Recon 10000 lb Q 1 10000 lb - // - //   - // 1 10000.lb   - // - //
Bombs: T-86A 100 lb Q 80 8000.lb - // - //   - // 80 8000.lb   - // - //
Pod : Fuel 1000 lb Q 1 1000 lb - // - //   - // 1 1000.lb   - // - //
Pod : ECM 4250 lb Q 1 4250 lb - // - //   - // 1 4250.lb   - // - //
Bombs: Mk030 100 lb Q - // - .lb - .lb   354 32000.lb - //   - .lb 354 32000.lb
Bombs: Mk057 250 lb Q - // - .lb - .lb   258 64500.lb - //   - .lb 258 64500.lb
Bombs: Mk064 500 lb Q - // 132 66000.lb 132 66000.lb   162 66000.lb - //   132 66000.lb 162 66000.lb
Bombs: Mk117 750 lb Q - // - .lb - .lb   80 60000.lb - //   - .lb 80 60000.lb
Bombs: Mk065 1000 lb Q - // 72 72000.lb 72 72000.lb   80 80000.lb - //   72 72000.lb 80 80000.lb
Bombs: Mk066 2000 lb Q - // 28 56000.lb 28 56000.lb   32 64000.lb - //   28 56000.lb 32 64000.lb
Bombs: Mk118 3000 lb Q - // - .lb - .lb   28 84000.lb - //   - .lb 28 84000.lb
Bombs: Mk056 4750 lb Q - // 12 48000.lb 12 48000.lb   12 57000.lb - //   12 48000.lb 12 57000.lb
Bombs: 13T13 11780 lb Q - // 4 47120.lb 4 47120.lb   6 70680.lb - //   4 47120.lb 6 70680.lb
Bombs: 12T10 12000 lb Q - // 4 48000.lb 4 48000.lb   4 48000.lb - //   4 48000.lb 4 48000.lb
Bombs: 22T14 22000 lb Q - // 3 66000.lb 3 66000.lb   4 88000.lb - //   3 66000.lb 4 88000.lb
Bombs: 44T12 43600 lb Q - // 2 87200.lb 2 87200.lb   2 87200.lb - //   - .lb 2 87200.lb
Mines : SM361 1130 lb Q - // - .lb - .lb   72 81360 - //   - .lb 72 81360
Mines : SM390 2000 lb Q - // - .lb - .lb   32 64000.lb - //   - .lb 32 64000.lb
Depth : DC090 4000 lb Q - // - .lb - .lb   12 48000.lb - //   - .lb 12 48000.lb
TASS  : ASS13 20000 lb Q - // - .lb - .lb   8 16000.lb - //   - .lb 8 16000.lb
Rafts  : LR-10 100 lb Q - // - .lb - .lb   80 8000.lb - //   - .lb 80 8000.lb
Sub-Total-2 Internal - 23250.lb 87200.lb 87200.lb   88000.lb 23250.lb   72000.lb 88000.lb
Payloads External   RB-36E B-36H B-36J   BB36H55 BR36H60   B-36G/YB-60 BB60A10
Sub-Total-3 External - // // //   // //   // //
Weights Sums   RB-36E B-36H B-36J   BB36H55 BR36H60   B-36G/YB-60 BB60A10
Sub-Total-1 Basic - 318622.lb 379247.lb 392398.lb   321960.lb 386749.lb   348414.lb 384886.lb
Allowance Internal - 9378.lb 9247.lb 17602.lb   88000.lb 88000.lb   21586.lb 88000.lb
Sub-Total-2 Internal - 23250.lb 87200.lb 87200.lb   88000.lb 23250.lb   72000.lb 88000.lb
Sub-Total-3 External - // // //   // //   // //
Total External - 341872.lb 379247.lb 410000.lb   409960.lb 409999.lb   370000.lb 450002.lb
MTOW External - 328000.lb 370000.lb 410000.lb   410000.lb 410000.lb   370000.lb 450000.lb
Data     RB-36E B-36H B-36J   BB36H55 BR36H60   B-36G/YB-60 BB60A10
Rotation F351.1 knot 120.kn 120.kn 120.kn   120.kn 120.kn   .kn 155.kn
Takeoff F351.2 knot 130.kn 130.kn 130.kn   130.kn 130.kn   .kn 175.kn
Max   knot 331.kn 381.kn 356.kn   380.kn 380.kn   508.kn 500.kn
Cruise   knot 263.kn 203.kn 340.kn   260.kn 260.kn   .kn 420.kn
Approach F351.4 knot 150.kn 150.kn 150.kn   150.kn 150.kn   .kn 180.kn
Stall F00 knot 125.kn 125.kn 125.kn   125.kn 125.kn   .kn 165.kn
Stall F15 knot 120.kn 120.kn 120.kn   120.kn 120.kn   .kn 160.kn
Land F35 knot 115.kn 115.kn 115.kn   115.kn 115.kn   .kn 155.kn
Stall F35 knot 110.kn 110.kn 110.kn   110.kn 110.kn   .kn 150.kn
Climb.rate ft/min - 1510.ft/min 2060.ft/min 1920.ft/min   2100.ft/min 2100.ft/min   1570.ft/min 4000.ft/min
Ceiling   ft .ft 47000.ft 50000.ft   50000.ft 50000.ft   53300.ft 53300.ft
TakeOff.Run   - 6000.ft 4400.ft 4400.ft   4400.ft 4400.ft   6700.ft 6700.ft
LandingRun Brakes - 3500.ft 3500.ft 3500.ft   3500.ft 3500.ft   3500.ft 4900.ft
LandingRun Reverse - // // //   // //   // //
LandingRun Chute - // // //   // //   // 4000.ft
Range:Ferry / nmi 9340.nmi 6490.nmi 7080.nmi   // //   .nmi //
Range:warload 10000.lb nmi 7785.nmi 5410.nmi 5900.nmi   5445.nmi 7300.nmi   6950.nmi 6255.nmi
Range:warload 72000.lb nmi // 2200.nmi 2400.nmi   // //   2820.nmi //
ID     RB-36E B-36H B-36J   BB36H55 BR36H60   B-36G/YB-60 BB60A10
NAME     Peacemaker Peacemaker Peacemaker   Peacekeeper Peacekeeper   Peacemaker Peacedealer

TENTATIVE LOADOUTS  -  BB36H55

BB36H55       Max 88000 lb   - - - - - - - Bay - - - - - - -  
Name Weapon Note lbs/@ Qty lbs/T   - - - - - - - 88Klb - - - - - - -  
/BBB01 Mk030 Bombs 100 lb 354 35400 lb   - - - - - - - 354 - - - - - - -  
/BBB02 Mk057 Bombs 250 lb 258 64500 lb   - - - - - - - 258 - - - - - - -  
/BBB03 Mk064 Bombs 500 lb 162 81000 lb   - - - - - - - 162 - - - - - - -  
/BBB04 Mk117 Bombs 750 lb 80 60000 lb   - - - - - - - 80 - - - - - - -  
/BBB05 Mk065 Bombs 1000 lb 80 80000 lb   - - - - - - - 80 - - - - - - -  
/BBB06 Mk066 Bombs 2000 lb 32 64000 lb   - - - - - - - 32 - - - - - - -  
/BBB07 Mk118 Bombs 3000 lb 28 84000 lb   - - - - - - - 28 - - - - - - -  
/BBB08 Mk056 Bombs 4750 lb 12 57000 lb   - - - - - - - 12 - - - - - - -  
/BBB09 13T13 Bombs 11780 lb 6 70680 lb   - - - - - - - 6 - - - - - - -  
/BBB10 12T10 Bombs 12000 lb 6 72000 lb   - - - - - - - 6 - - - - - - -  
/BBB11 22T14 Bombs 22000 lb 4 88000 lb   - - - - - - - 4 - - - - - - -  
/BBB12 44T12 Bombs 44000 lb 2 88000 lb   - - - - - - - 2 - - - - - - -  
/BBB13 Mk004 Bombs 10850 lb 6 65100 lb   - - - - - - - - - - - - - -  
5445.nmi             - - - - - - - 6 - - - - - - -  
/BBB14 SM360 Mines 1130 lb 72 81360 lb   - - - - - - - 72 - - - - - - -  
/BBB15 SM390 Mines 2000 lb 32 64000 lb   - - - - - - - 32 - - - - - - -  
5445.nmi             - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -  
/ASS01 ASS13 Torpedo 2000 lb 20 40000 lb   - - - - - - - 20 - - - - - - -  
5445.nmi             - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -  
/ASW01 DC090 Depth 4000 lb 12 48000 lb   - - - - - - - 12 - - - - - - -  
5445.nmi             - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -  
/SAR01 LR-10 Liferaft.10 100 lb 162 16200 lb   - - - - - - - 162 - - - - - - -  
5445.nmi             - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -  

TENTATIVE LOADOUTS  -  BR36H60

BR36H60       Max 88000 lb   - - - - - - - Bay - - - - - - -  
Name Weapon Note lbs/@ Qty lbs/T   - - - - - - - 88Klb - - - - - - -  
/REC01 >>>>> >>>>> >>>> >>> 11000 lb   - - - - - - - X - - - - - - -  
7300.nmi RECON Pod 10000 lb 1 10000 lb   - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - -  
  BT3000U 3000.US 1000 lb 1 1000 lb   - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - - -  
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