Essex : American Aircraft Carrier IX
ESSEX
Ship Class: Aircraft CarrierNation: American
Tier: 9Premium Ship: NoPatch: 0.6.6.0
Credit Cost: 14,500,000Gold Cost: 0
Battle Tiers: 9 - 10Upgrade Slots: 6
AA Defense
AA Rating: 62%
AA Mounts: 62
AA NAME: 40 mm Bofors Mk2
Number of guns: 8
Firing range: 3.5 km
Caliber: 40mm
Average DPS: 127
AA NAME: 20 mm Oerlikon Mk4
Number of Guns: 46
Firing range: 2 km
Caliber: 20 mm
Average DPS: 165
AA NAME: 127 mm/38 Mk24
Number of Guns: 4
Firing range: 5 km
Caliber: 127 mm
Average DPS: 32
AA NAME: 127 mm/38 Mk32
Number of Guns: 4
Firing range: 5 km
Caliber: 127 mm
Average DPS: 60
Aircraft
Hangar Capacity: 75
Fighter Squadrons: 2
# in Squadron: 6 planes
PLANE NAME: Vought F4U-1
Fighter Tier: 8
Max Health: 1700
Cruise Speed: 169 knots
Max Ammo: 61
Average Damage: 63
Prep Time: 35s
Gunner DPS: 0
Dive Bomber Squadrons: 1
# in Squadron: 6 planes
PLANE NAME: Curtiss SB2C
Dive Bomber Tier: 8
Max Health: 1680
Cruise Speed: 140 knots
Max Damage: 10800
Average DPS: 15
Prep Time: 40s
BOMB 1000 lb ANM65
Bomb Damage: 10800
Bomb Dispersion: 142m-355m
Bomb Weight: 454 kg
Bomb Burn Chance: 1%
Torpedo Bomber Squadrons: 1
# in Squadron: 6 planes
PLANE NAME: Grumman TBM-3
Plane Tier: 8
Max Health: 1710
Max Damage: 9867
Cruise Speed: 136 knots
Prep Time: 44s
Gunner DPS: 15
TORPEDO Mk13 mod. 0A
Torpedo Damage: 9867
Torpedo Speed: 34 knots
Max Torpedo Distance: 3.7 km
Artillery
# of Main Turrets: 0
Concealment
Concealment: 29%
Surface Detectability Range: 14.9 km
Air Detectability Range: 14.4 km
Maneuverability
Maneuverability: 51%
Max Speed: 33 knots
Rudder Shift Time: 19.5s
Turning Circle Radius: 1120m
Secondary Artillery
Firing Range: 5km
Secondary Gun Barrels: 8
ATBA NAME: 127 mm HE Mk32
Shell Type: HE
Max Shell Damage: 1800
Rate of Fire: 10 rounds/min
Reload Time: 6s
Shell Speed: 792 m/s
Shell Weight: 25 kg
HE Burn Probabilty: 5%
ATBA NAME: 127 mm HE Mk32
Shell Type: HE
Max Shell Damage: 1800
Rate of Fire: 10 rounds/min
Reload Time: 6s
Shell Weight: 25 kg
Shell Speed: 792 m/s
HE Burn Probabilty: 5%
Survivability
Armor protection: 70%
Hit Points: 53600
Torpedo Damage Reduction: 67%
Flood Chance: 34%
Deck Armour: 13 mm-64 mm
Citadel Armour: 89 mm-102 mm
Casemate Armour: 19 mm-19 mm
Extremities Armour: 21 mm-21 mm
Armour Range: 13 mm-102 mm
The largest class of attack aircraft carriers. The ship featured a strong air group, powerful AA armament and good torpedo protection. The successful design of aircraft elevators ensured fast takeoff and landing for the aircraft. The unarmored flight deck, also characteristic of her predecessors, made her and her sister ships vulnerable to air strikes.
Mk9 mod. 3
26,000
Flight Control
Mk9 mod. 1
Mk9 mod. 2
26,000
Hull
Essex (A)
Essex (B)
31,000
Midway
Fighter
Vought F4U-1
Vought F4U-4
15,500
Torpedo Bomber
Grumman TBM-3
Douglas BTD-1
21,000
Dive Bomber
Curtiss SB2C
Douglas BTD-1
21,000
Engine
Propulsion: 150,000hp
Field1: never
Field2: gonna
*BETA. upgrade modules coming soon...
The largest class of attack aircraft carriers. The ship featured a strong air group, powerful AA armament and good torpedo protection. The successful design of aircraft elevators ensured fast takeoff and landing for the aircraft. The unarmored flight deck, also characteristic of her predecessors, made her and her sister ships vulnerable to air strikes.
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