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IBUKI
Code - N5300
1.35  
Qty
Date - 1943
Description - I.J.N.S. IBUKI N5300 Laid down April 1942, and launched May 1943, originally intended as the first of 10 new 8 cruisers. Sister ship no 310, possibly to be named Ikoma, was laid down, but cancelled 1942. Ibuki converted to an aircraft carrier. Displacement 13,890 tons Speed 35 knots Dimensions 198.3m x 19.12m x 6.04m Armament 10x 8 8 x 12.7 cm 8 x 25mm, 4 x 13mm Torpedo Tubes 16 x 24 (24 torpedoes) Armour Belt 5", Deck 1 " Aircraft 3