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Implacable
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Aircraft Carrier | U.K. | Tier VIII
Tech Tree Position
Furious
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Audacious
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General
Research price158000 exp
Purchase price11,500,000 Credits
Hit Points49,300 
Secondary Armament #1
114 mm/45 Mark II BD8 х 2 pcs.
Firing Range4.5 km.
Rate of Fire12 shots/min.
Reload Timesec.
HE Shell114 mm HE 5crh 
Maximum HE Shell Damage1,700 
Initial HE Shell Velocity746 m./s.
Chance of Fire on Target Caused by HE Shel%
AA Defense
114 mm/45 Mark II BD8 х 2 pcs.
. . . Average Damage per Second71.2 
. . . Firing Range5.01 km.
40 mm Bofors Mk VII12 х 1 pcs.
. . . Average Damage per Second104.4 
. . . Firing Range3.51 km.
20 mm Oerlikon Mk IV14 х 1 pcs.
. . . Average Damage per Second50.4 
. . . Firing Range2.01 km.
20 mm Oerlikon Mk V8 х 2 pcs.
. . . Average Damage per Second48.8 
. . . Firing Range2.01 km.
40 mm/39 QF Mark VIII5 х 8 pcs.
. . . Average Damage per Second99 
. . . Firing Range2.49 km.
40 mm/39 QF Mark VII3 х 4 pcs.
. . . Average Damage per Second38.7 
. . . Firing Range2.49 km.
Maneuverability
Maximum Speed32 knot
Turning Circle Radius950 m.
Rudder Shift Time18.8 sec.
Concealment
Surface Detectability Range14.96 km.
Air Detectability Range11.51 km.
Battle Levels
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VIII
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11,500,000

Implacable — British Tier VIII aircraft сarrier.

The most advanced British aircraft carrier of World War II. She was inferior to her foreign counterparts of comparable dimensions in terms of the number of aircraft her air group comprised, but boasted a conceptual advantage that enhanced the ship's survivability—an armored flight deck.

Modules

Flight Control Fighters
(sqdr.)
Torpedo Bombers
(sqdr.)
Dive Bombers
(sqdr.)
Research price
(exp)
Purchase price
( Credits)
Mk8 mod. 1111 0700,000
Hull Hit Points
(HP)
Armor
(mm)
Armor
(mm)
Main Turrets
(pcs.)
Secondary Gun Turrets
(pcs.)
AA Mounts
(pcs.)
Torpedo Tubes
(pcs.)
Hangar Capacity
(pcs.)
Research price
(exp)
Purchase price
( Credits)
Implacable (A)49,3001311488/5/12/8/14/372 01,200,000
Implacable (B)52,2001311483/14/5/2072 27,0003,000,000
Attack Aircraft Cruise Speed
(knot)
Average Damage per Second
(HP/min)
LoadoutHit Points
(HP)
Research price
(exp)
Purchase price
( Credits)
Firefly133002,010 0600,000
Seafire136002,100 18,0001,500,000
Torpedo Bombers Maximum Torpedo Damage
(HP)
Cruise Speed
(knot)
Hit Points
(HP)
Research price
(exp)
Purchase price
( Credits)
Barracuda MkV5,9331272,060 0600,000
Spearfish5,9331332,150 18,0001,500,000
Bombers Maximum Bomb Damage
(HP)
Cruise Speed
(knot)
Hit Points
(HP)
Research price
(exp)
Purchase price
( Credits)
Barracuda MkV4,7001262,130 0600,000
Spearfish4,7001302,230 18,0001,500,000
Engine Maximum Speed
(knot)
Research price
(exp)
Purchase price
( Credits)
Propulsion: 148,000 hp32 0500,000

Compatible Upgrades

 Slot 1  Air Groups Modification 1 Auxiliary Armaments Modification 1
 Slot 2  Damage Control System Modification 1 Aircraft Engines Modification 1
 Slot 3  Secondary Battery Modification 1 Torpedo Bombers Modification 1 Attack Aircraft Modification 1 Aerial Torpedoes Modification 1
 Slot 4  Damage Control System Modification 2 Attack Aircraft Modification 2 Torpedo Bombers Modification 2 Bombers Modification 2
 Slot 5  Flight Control Modification 1 Concealment System Modification 1 Squadron Consumables Modification 1

Player Opinion


Pros:

  • Attack aircraft are extremely effective against destroyers with their low speed and tighter turn. Despite the smaller size of British flights and squadrons, they are on par with American attack aircraft in terms of their strike capability.
  • Bombers have the ability to set multiple fires in one pass thanks to their drop pattern.
  • Torpedo bombers are easy to maneuver and to aim with, granting the possibility to attack multiple times the same target.
  • Torpedos have a short arming time.
  • Strong AA suite, making her almost immune to air attack.
  • With the exception of her sister-ship Indomitable, she's the only tier VIII aircraft carrier with an armored deck. Shells aimed at the deck are likely to shatter or bounce providing a good resistance when targeted from long range.

Cons:

  • Citadel is located well above the waterline, taking massive damage when showing the side.
  • Bombers have low penetration, making them extremely reliant to fires when attacking battleships.
  • Attack aircraft are painfully slow.
  • Bad plane recovery time, being second only to Saipan.

Optimal Configuration


Commander Skills

Gallery

Historical Info

Historical Gallery

References

  1. HMS Implacable (R86) - Wikipedia
  2. Implacable-class aircraft carrier - Wikipedia
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France  
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