Aviatik B.I

Aviatik B.II - 1915
Aviatik B.I

The Aviatik B.I was a relatiely slow, unarmed, two-seater biplane, it entered into service in 1914, and was used for observation and reconnaissance in the early years of the war.

Aviatik B.I
  • Manufacturer: Automobil und Aviatikwerke AG
  • Type: Reconnaissance
  • Entered Service: 1914
  • Powerplant:1 × Mercedes, 6 cylinder, 100 hp (75 kW)
  • Wing Span: 45 ft 10 in (13.97 m)
  • Length: 26 ft 2 in (7.97 m)
  • Height: 10 ft 10 in (3.30 m)
  • Loaded Weight: 2,400 lb (1,088 kg)
  • Maximum Speed: 62 mph (100 km/h)
  • Endurance: 4 hours
  • Crew: 2
  • Armament: None

References

  1. From Wikipedia Aviatik B.I, "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aviatik_B.I"
  2. Gunston, Bill (1993). "World Encyclopedia of Aircraft Manufacturers". Annapolis: Naval Institute Press.
  3. Jackson, Robert (2002). "The Encyclopedia of Military Aircraft". Paragon.
  4. Taylor, Michael J. H. (1989). "Jane's Encyclopedia of Aviation." London: Studio Editions.