/ Aero AE.04
The Aero Ae.04 was a Czechoslovakian biplane fighter aircraft of 1921.
A development of the Ae.02, it was no more successful than its predecessor in attracting purchase orders, and it flew only in prototype form.
Undaunted by the lack of interest, development continued as the A.18.
5.6 m (18 ft 4 in)
7.7 m (25 ft 3 in)
14.6 m2 (157 sq ft)
670 kg (1,477 lb)
900 kg (1,984 lb)
1 × BMW IIIa 6-cyl. water-cooled in-line piston engine, 138 kW (185 hp)
225 km/h (140 mph, 121 kn)
185 km/h (115 mph, 100 kn)
6,000 m (20,000 ft)
Time to altitude
5,000 m (16,000 ft) in 14 minutes
2 x synchronised 7.92 mm (0.312 in) Vickers machine guns.
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