Hiyo Class







Junyo built by Chris Timony

Models of this class:

  • Junyo by Chris Timony
  • Junyo by Noel Carpio
  • Junyo by Jason Abraham

  • Models of this class:

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  • Information on this class has been compiled by Jeff Donahoo

    Standard Displacement: 24,140 tons
    Complement: 1,200

    Length: 719'6"
    Beam: 87'9"
    Draught: 26'9"

    Armament:
    12-5"/40cal
    40-25mm
    57 aircraft
    27 A6M5 'Zero'
    27 B6N2 'Jill'
    3 D4Y2 'Judy'
    Flight Deck
    : 690'x89'6"

    Machinery: 2 shaft Kanpon turbines
    Boilers: 6 Kanpon
    S.H.P.: 56,250 tons=25 knots
    Oil: 2,800 tons
    Radius:

    Name Builder Laid Down Launched Completed Fate
    Hiyo   11/30/39 6/24/41 7/31/42 sunk, 6/19/44
    Junyo   3/20/39 6/26/41 5/5/42 scrapped 1947

    Note: Converted from incomplete passenger liners.
    Hiyo- ex Idzumo Maru
    Junyo- ex Kashiwara Maru

    Names: Hiyo: Flying Falcon
    Junyo: Wandering Falcon