Consolidated XPB3Y

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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)[edit]

Data from Wagner, 1968, p. 307

General characteristics


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

See also[edit]

Related development

Aircraft of comparable role, configuration and era

Related lists


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

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